RIT Speaker Will Offer Advice on Landing a Rewarding Career

Kodak executive and RIT alumna will share her experiences in business, engineering worlds




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Tips for landing a rewarding career will be shared by an alumna of Rochester Institute of Technology in an upcoming talk.

Holly Hillberg, of Bloomfield, chief technology officer and vice president, Kodak Health Group, Eastman Kodak Co., will share her experiences navigating the business and engineering worlds and offer tips to those starting their careers. Her talk, “How to Land in a Career That You Love,” will be 1-2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1, in Xerox Auditorium in RIT’s James E. Gleason Building.

Hillberg who earned a master’s degree in electrical engineering from RIT in 1992, is active in the Women’s Forum of Kodak Employees and a founder and co-leader of the group’s mentoring program. In 2005, she received the Jane Lanphear Legacy Award recognizing women who exemplify Kodak values, provide exceptional mentoring to women and demonstrate balance between career and personal and community responsibilities. She has been a finalist for the Rochester Athena Award and the Kodak Network Northstar Leadership Award.

The lecture, part of the Kate Gleason College of Engineering Dean’s Alumni Speaker Series, is free and open to the public. For more information, call (585) 475-2146 or visit http://www.rit.edu/coe/news.

WHAT: “How to Land in a Career That You Love”—a free lecture by Holly Hillberg, chief technology officer and vice president, Kodak Health Group, Eastman Kodak Co.

WHEN: 1-2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 1

WHERE: Xerox Auditorium, James E. Gleason Building, Rochester Institute of Technology

SPONSOR: Kate Gleason College of Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology