2001 Distinguished Alumna
Julie A. Davis
1994, M.B.A., Business Administration, CSULB
1988, B.S., Business Administration – Management, CSULB
Ms. Davis is the Vice President of Operations for Coast to Coast Business Equipment where she has worked since 1982 and oversees administration, finance and personnel. The company was founded in 1981 to sell Telex machines.
In the late 80's the firm changed its line products to meet the needs of changing technology. At this same time, Coast to Coast became an authorized Toshiba distributor covering Orange and Los Angeles counties. As a result, Coast to Coast has serviced the Southern California office equipment market since 1982 as an authorized Toshiba Copier, Fax and Printer Dealer. The company offers complete print management services and document storage software solutions.
An alumna of CSULB, Ms. Davis received her Bachelor of Science in management in 1988 and Master of Business Administration in 1994 from CSULB. A strong supporter of the University, she is an Alumni Association Member, President's Associate, 49er Athletic Association Member, Member of Women and Philanthropy, and serves on the College of Business Administration Advisory Board.
Ms. Davis has chaired CSULB's Women and Philanthropy and serves on Women and Philanthropy's Executive Board, a group that has endowed a scholarship fund targeted at re-entry women. Likewise, she has served on the Board of Directors for the Women's Philanthropy Institute, a national organization hat seeks to bring information to women regarding giving and is past President of Charter 100, an Orange County women's group that also has endowed a scholarship fund at Irvine Valley College for re-entry women who are single parents.
In 2001, Ms. Davis was honored as the College of Business dministration Distinguished Alumna recipient. Her total personal and credited giving to the Universit is $50 570.
From Alumni Awards 2001 program