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Pulteney Street Podcast with Guest Jim Cecere ’91

In the latest issue of the Pulteney Street Podcast, President Joyce P. Jacobsen talks with Jim Cecere ’91, founder and owner of two of Geneva’s newest and most interesting shops, FLX Goods & Vinifera. During the interview, Cecere discusses his time as a student at HWS, the value he’s realized from his liberal arts education, as well as his significant career in finance in New York City and now as an entrepreneur back in Geneva.  

Cecere earned a degree in American Studies from HWS. Prior to returning to Geneva, he held a successful finance career working for firms such as JP Morgan, BNY Mellon, Vanguard Group and Strayer Education.

He holds an MBA from Duke University and earned a certificate in international business from New York University. Cecere is a member of the President’s Leadership Council at HWS.