Nicole Villasin
Milken Scholar 2002
Scholar Profile

Nicole Villasin

Business Management

Biography

Nicole is a Product Manager at Starbucks' corporate offices in Seattle. She supports the full product lifecycle for licensed store merchandise at Starbucks. Nicole attended UCLA Anderson's Graduate School of Business. Prior to enrolling in graduate school, Nicole worked for Bloomberg LP in San Francisco for 6 years as a Key Accounts Manager, helping her clients navigate the financial crisis. Nicole graduated cum laude from Harvard University in 2006, earning her degree in economics and was on the Dean's list at UCLA Anderson.


High school:  Carson High School

Degrees

College Year Degree
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
2006 A.B. Economics
University of California - Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
2015 M.B.A. Marketing

News and Highlights

Nicole Villasin (MS '02)

Life in Color: Nicole Villasin MS ‘02 is a Brand Manager at Starbucks Coffee Co where she successfully launched the innovative product, Starbucks Color changing cold cups that broke the internet in 2019!  If you didn’t get your hands on one of these, you can read about the craze on USA Today.  

Nicole Villasin (MS '02)

Life in ColorNicole Villasin MS ‘02 is a Brand Manager at Starbucks Coffee Co where she successfully launched the innovative product, Starbucks Color changing cold cups that broke the internet in 2019!  If you didn’t get your hands on one of these, you can read about the craze on USA Today.