Brad Hargett

"In looking back at my MBA curriculum, I was able to hone my skills and develop new ones that have allowed me to expand my employment options and achieve my most recent successes as CEO at InQuinox. I would encourage all potential MBA candidates to look hard at what LFGSM has to offer. It will change your life."

Bio
DAA for Professional Achievement
Hargett holds a BS in Computer Science from the University of Tulsa in addition to his LFGSM MBA. As a Lake Forest MBA student Hargett served as a Class Representative, and he has been active as a Lake Forest alumnus, including participating as a panelist at LFGSM MBA Previews, a resource at alumni networking events and serving on the Scholarship Golf Committee.

The Professional Achievement award recognizes career accomplishments that also benefit the business community and bring honor to LFGSM. Brad Hargett ('07), who has more than 27 years of industry experience in the data storage and protection markets, is CEO of InQuinox, a leading provider of IT software, hardware appliances and consulting services specializing in data management and Disaster Recovery. During the course of his career, Hargett has played key CEO and Director-level leadership roles guiding organizations ranging from startups to Fortune 500 companies in today’s fast-paced and highly competitive global markets.

"Knowing that my career needed a boost to avoid becoming obsolete, I turned to the LFGSM MBA program which enabled me to expand my talents and drove me to becoming a ‘learning addict,’" said Hargett. "In looking back at my MBA curriculum, I was able to hone my skills and develop new ones that have allowed me to expand my employment options and achieve my most recent successes as CEO at InQuinox. I would encourage all potential MBA candidates to look hard at what LFGSM has to offer. It will change your life."