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Michael Ianni

  • Instructor
  • Department of Marketing
  • 330-904-6714
  • 1 E. Jackson​ Blvd.
    DePaul Center 7100
    Chicago, IL 60604

Academic Degrees

MBA, Sales Leadership & Entrepreneurship, Driehaus College of Business, DePaul University, 2008
BBA, Finance & International Business, George Washington University, 2001


Michael Ianni brings more than 17 years of experience in sales, marketing and legal work to DePaul University. In addition to his 11 years of working as an instructor teaching Marketing 376, Ianni has held several leadership roles at Nuveen, a TIAA Company. He is currently a vice president, sales development manager within the company's global learning & development group. At DePaul, Ianni hopes to help students succeed in the classroom and the workplace.

Ianni holds an MBA in Sales Leadership and Entrepreneurship from the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business at DePaul University, as well as a bacehlor's degree in finance and international business from the School of Business at George Washington University, where he served as national president for the German American National Congress. At DePaul, Ianni was president of the Kellstadt MBA Association from 2007 through 2008.

Ianni was accepted into the Austrian American Educational Commission’s U. S. Teaching Assistant Program offered in partnership with the U.S. Fulbright Commission. He spent two years working in Linz, Austria, for two private schools where he taught English as a second language. To further build his German language skills, Ianni achieved the Prüfung Wirtschaftsdeutsch in 2007 through the Goethe Institut – Chicago which is offered by the Federal Republic of Germany’s Chamber of Commerce & Industry.