Coles College of Business Alumni
Coles College of Business graduates are prepared with the communication skills, business acumen, and professionalism needed to succeed in the world’s most competitive industries. What’s more, our emphasis on entrepreneurship means our alumni aren’t just working for the globe’s top companies, they’re creating them.
Below are just a small sampling of our alumni who are making a mark.
Joyce Bone, MBA ’12
COO and Co-founder of SolMicroGrid, Joyce Bone works with corporations to reduce their impact on the earth through microgrids. Her entrepreneurial journey began at age 28 with the founding of EarthCare, an environmental company that she took public on NASDAQ with revenues of $125 million. She wrote, "Millionaire Moms-The Art of Raising a Business & a Family at The Same Time" to help other women juggle the dual demands of family life and work. She has appeared on CNBC's "The Squawk Box," and in Kiplinger, Money, Women's Day, Forbes, Atlanta Business Chronicle, and CEO magazines. Additionally, she is sought out nationally and internationally for speaking engagements. Joyce was featured in the KSU Magazine.view story