Profiles: Taras Melnychenko

Taras Melnychenko

Taras Melnychenko

MBA 15

Marketing & PR Manager at Rangoon Ruby Burmese Cuisine

Taras Melnychenko was born and raised in Ukraine, where he earned a bachelor's degree in finance from National Economic University. He then studied and interned in Switzerland to gain experience in the hospitality area.

Taras earned his MBA (marketing concentration) from Golden Gate University, during which time he worked for the Office of International Admissions and Advising as a student assistant. He also served as Vice President of Marketing for the Student Government Association.

Taras in One Word: Hyperactive

Interests & Hobbies: Playing the saxophone and hiking

Favorite Quote: "Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself." -- George Bernard Shaw