From entrepreneurial ventures to Fortune 500 companies, Clancy Ryan has earned the reputation as a leader and innovator in sales and technology. Clancy serves as Vice President of Sales for Glu Mobile (Nasdaq: GLUU), a global publisher of innovative games for mobile phones, delivered through the leading platforms like Apple and Google. To drive demand for Glu's portfolio of top-rated games, he has been instrumental in helping develop content for and partnerships with gaming leaders T-Mobile, AT&T, and Microsoft. During his career, he has managed sales and development for The Discovery Channel, Penske Logistics & Leasing (Rollins), and Bank of America (Sky Financial). Clancy also founded 3D Wireless Games, which was eventually sold to Superscape Group PLC.
He is an adjunct professor at DePaul University School of Business, Chicago, and director of the school's sales leadership program. Clancy helped design the Sales Leadership Program (SLP) program and taught its first class. The SLP has become the largest collegiate sales program in the country. Right now, he...more
Sarah Laggos is a transplant to Santa Rosa, CA from Chicago, IL where she was born and raised. Sarah currently works for the Santa Rosa Junior College Foundation as the Associate Executive Director to increase community connections and giving to the college. Prior to moving to California, Sarah worked for DePaul University’s Center for Sales Leadership as the Manager of Corporate Relations. An adjunct faculty member for DePaul University as well, Sarah was awarded the 2011 Daniel Seiden Outstanding Adjunct Faculty award and also taught two classes, Effective Business Communication and Sales for Social Impact. A ‘Double Demon’, Sarah received her B.S. in Psychology and M.S. in Public Service Management from DePaul.
Sarah and Clancy Ryan co-founded the Sid Feldman Legacy Fund scholarship to provide access to a DePaul education for Chicago Public High School seniors. Although she lives thousands of miles away, she’s still an active participant in the Sid Fund. An avid Chicago Bears fan, she has yet to adjust to a winter without snow!more
To raise $90,000 each year to support the scholarships of deserving Sid Feldman recipients.
Congratulations to the students and volunteers who surpassed their goal for 2015-2016 and raised over $101,000! These donations, combined with the previous student efforts, allowed two additional scholarships to be disbursed in Fall 2015 to deserving Chicago Public School students.
Follow the Sid Feldman Legacy Fund on our Facebook page. You can see pictures of events, updates on class progress and track the successes of the scholarship winners beginning next year.