Lainie Cogan



Lainie’s clients were admitted to the MBA programs of Harvard, Stanford, Chicago, Wharton, Columbia, INSEAD, Kellogg, LBS, MIT, Berkeley, NYU, Tuck, Michigan, Cornell, Duke, Texas, Georgetown, Babson, Oxford, Cambridge, IE, IESE, ESADE, Olin, City University London, Imperial College London, CEIBS.Lainie received her bachelor’s degree in American Studies at Columbia University, where she was elected to Phi Beta Kappa and graduated Magna Cum Laude. She was the editor of both her high school and college newspapers and always knew she wanted to write.Lainie’s career has followed two frequently intersecting paths. As a writer and editor, she co-authored a non-fiction book and has worked for several periodicals and news organizations, including Travel Holiday Magazine, New York Magazine, Career Insights, and the Jewish Telegraphic Service. A certified teacher, Lainie has had the privilege to work with adults and children in a variety of learning environments for almost 20 years, most recently as a teacher of writing.Lainie has been involved with the business world through her husband, who has built his career in the field of finance.Being a consultant at ARINGO enables Lainie to utilize her talent and experience in both writing and bringing out the best in people. She finds the best part about this job is the clients, who are always interesting and demanding.“I like being able to help capture someone’s essence on paper. It’s exciting, like being a photographer…”Interesting fact: Lainie and her husband are part owners of “La Terra Promessa” Winery.


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2002 - 2004
Teaching Certification
College of Saint Elizabeth
1991 - 1993
1986 - 1990


2008 - 2017
Senior MBA Admissions Consultant
Aringo MBA Admissions Consulting
2017 - 2017
EL AL Israel Airlines
2002 - 2017
Academic/Business Editing and Copy Writing Services
2008 - 2016
English Teacher
Meitarim Ra'anana
2004 - 2007
Elementary School Teacher
Collins Elementary School