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Emily Garbe - Business

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Welcome to my faculty page! Please email me if you have any questions about the courses I am teaching listed below.
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Emily Garbe

F51S (Building F5, Room S)
Spring: M 1:30-2:20pm; T, W, R: 10:30-11:20am; or by appointment; Summer: No office hours


Course Syllabi


Marketing, Finance, Business Plan, Management, Strategic Planning, Operations, Mergers and Acquisitions, Entrepreneurship.
B.S. Computer Science, Applied Math, Univ of R.I., 1981; M.E. Computer Science, Cornell University, 1983; MBA. Corporate Planning, Wharton Business School, Univ of Penn, 1987; Ph.D. Psychology, 2008.
I am a full time instructor in the Business Department. I have over 30 years of professional experience in marketing, corporate finance, management, strategic planning, mergers & acquisitions, venture development, data network design, and systems design & development in several industries, including telecommunications, information technology, entertainment, computer manufacturing, and financial services. Companies that I have worked with ranged from startups to Fortune 100 companies in the U.S. and globally. I have worked in various capacities as a CEO & CFO in several companies and as a partner in international consulting firms, with a total M&A deal size of over $6 Billion.

In my spare time, I enjoy traveling and hiking with my two dogs. I hold a second degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do. I hope to see you in my classes. If you have any question about the classes I teach, please do not hesitate to contact me.

De Anza Marketing Club

I am the advisor to the De Anza Marketing Club. Should you be interested in joining the club, signup on De Anza Club Day Thursday Week 3 of the quarter. The club meets every Friday 1:30-2:30 Room L73 beginning Week 3 of the quarter during the school year. No meetings during the summer quarter.
Fall 2016
CRN Course Title
00287 BUS -010.-04Y Introduction to Business
21682 BUS -010.-66Z Introduction to Business
22852 BUS -059.-65Z Promoting Your Business with Social Media
00323 BUS -090.-62Z Principles of Marketing
Summer 2016
CRN Course Title
00105 BUS -090.-61Z Principles of Marketing
12020 CIS -003.-65Z Business Information Systems

Syllabi are in downloadable Adobe PDF icon PDFs. Syllabi subject to change. Check with instructor for most current term information.

Fall 2016
  • BUS 10 Sec 4Y Introduction to Business (hybrid: 4 hrs/wk face-to-face classes plus online assignments)
  • BUS 10 Sec 66Z Introduction to Business (online class and assignments; 4 in-person tests must be taken on campus; see syllabus for dates of tests)
  • BUS 59 Sec 65Z Promoting Your Business with Social Media (online only -- no face-to-face meetings and all tests and assignments online)
  • BUS 90 Sec 62Z Principles of Marketing (online only -- no face-to-face meetings and all tests and assignments online)
Summer 2016


Spring 2016
Winter 2016
Fall 2015
Summer 2015

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Last Updated: 7/27/16