The CIE + The Graphite Group!

The CIE is thrilled to welcome The Graphite Group ( to the expanding CIE community. The Graphite Group will serve as the consulting arm of the CIE and help us fulfill our mission of helping to prepare students to be thoughtful, productive, and responsible business leaders and innovators. 

Graphite Group consultants work in a tight-knit, motivated community with a passion for problem-solving. They partner with businesses – new, growing, and long-standing – and other organizations in the Inland Empire to help local entrepreneurs and community leaders overcome pressing challenges and achieve their strategic goals.  In addition to the work they do on their project teams, GG consultants develop as people and professionals through skill-building workshops, a mentorship program with alumni and industry-professionals, and the connections they build with one another.  

To learn more about opportunities to join the Graphite Group’s team of Associate Consultants, please attend our virtual Info Session Friday September 4th from 4-5pm. Please register for the session on Handshake at: . 

The application window to apply to join the Graphite Group as an Associate Consultant is open now through 11:59pm PST on Sunday September 20, 2020. The application can be found on Handshake at