Department of Economics

Reuben Turtletaub

  • Graduated: 2008
  • Field: Sales/Retail

Reuben Turtletaub, who graduated with a BA in Economics and a minor in Business in 2008, is a sales representative for California Lighting, a manufacture representative's agency in Los Angeles, California. After graduation from Chico, Reuben went to work for California Lighting where he is currently employed. He "designs, negotiates and manages lighting packages for medium to large scale commercial construction projects," according to his LinkedIn page.

"My Econ degree taught me strategic problem-solving skills which I use every day," Reuben stated in a recent email. "It also gave me an objective way to think through the causes and effects of my business decisions." (Last Updated 12/15/16)