Mr. Stacy Sacco,teaches entrepreneurial studies at UNM Anderson School of Management, serves as the Director of the UNM Small Business Institute and owns Sacco Connections LLC, a management-consulting firm. Stacy previously held national marketing management positions at several Fortune 500 corporations in Southern California including Avco, Hyundai and Transamerica, and locally, the Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce, the CNM Workforce Training Center, Kirtland Federal Credit Union and WESST.
Stacy is an active leader in the community including serving on the boards of the New Mexico and Orange County chapters of the American Marketing Association, Creative Albuquerque, Professional Aerospace Contractors Association, and TEDxABQ and he served as the Public Information Officer for the 100+ Toastmasters club statewide. Stacy currently serves on the Workforce Connections of Central New Mexico Advisory Board, and is the Faculty Advisor for the UNM Student Entrepreneur Club.
Stacy hosts www.nmnetlinks.com, a free information portal that connects 4,500+ subscribers to over 3,000 links to local jobs, events and business resources. Stacy founded and co-hosts the annual MarCom Mixer that attracts 350-500 members of the 20+ key communications and technology professional associations statewide. Stacy has been recognized as:
- A Power Broker (one of the 100 most influential people statewide)
- One of the Most Connected Businesspersons in Albuquerque
- One of the Best Locals to Lunch With
- President’s Award, New Mexico Advertising Federation
Stacy holds an MBA from Pepperdine University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing from the University of Arizona, toured two years as a performer and cast business manager with the global leadership program, Up With People and stayed in over 135 host family’s homes throughout the U.S., Mexico and Western Europe.