2019 Mike Ilitch School of Business 25 Under 25 winner
M.B.A. expected May 2020
Ishpinder Sahni received his bachelor of science in marketing management from the Mike Ilitch School of Business in 2016. He is currently a sales district leader at PepsiCo where coaches and manages 10 diverse sales representatives.
At the young age of 19, Ishpinder took a semester off from college to pitch a social photo- and video-sharing application he co-developed for the iPhone to Silicon Valley venture firms. There, he was able to sell his code and returned home as a successful first-time tech developer, which led him to switch his undergraduate major from pharmacy to marketing management. During his junior and senior year, Ishpinder mentored more than 200 B.A. 2020 students and volunteered at a number of Wayne State events and activities.
Ishpinder is currently a Ronald McDonald House Charities junior board member. At PepsiCo, Ishpinder was named the president of the Culture and Inclusion Committee and was appointed to the Campus Advisory Board to provide input and engage with current and prospective campus clients, all while maintaining a 4.0 GPA.