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Yongxu Zhou

Yongxu (Violet) Zhou is an MS in Marketing student at the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. She graduated from the Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2017, majoring in quantitative marketing and international business. In her sophomore year, she was selected to join Bloomberg Academy as a member of the Business Intelligence team. In her junior year, she was offered to study as an exchange student at University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she developed a strong interest in digital marketing. As the marketing officer of the University Professional Enhancement Club, Violet coordinated and promoted 9 activities that helped students to prepare themselves for career planning. Throughout her undergraduate study, she took 3 internships and part-time jobs in each academic year and in different places, including Shanghai, Hong Kong and Singapore. She supported the digital marketing team at Allianz Global Investors, an asset management firm, and digital product and design team at Aviva, an insurance company in 5 cross-regional and functional marketing and digital projects. In her spare time, she enjoys making friends from diverse cultural backgrounds and facilitating cultural exchange. As a cultural ambassador, she gave a speech at the International Showcase that attracted 566 audience in Madison. She also loves travelling, playing tennis and writing songs.