Jeffrey A. Joerres, Manpower Inc.
Jeffrey A. Joerres Chairman and CEO, Manpower Inc. Corporate Headquarters: Milwaukee, Wisconsin Website: Primary Business: Full suite of innovative workforce solutions and services Revenues: $19 billion Employees: 30,000 worldwide 2011 CEO in Action Why is diversity important within modern organizations? Is it because it’s the right thing to... Read more
James Murren, MGM Resorts International
James Murren Chairman and CEO, MGM Resorts International Corporate Headquarters: Las Vegas, Nevada Website: Primary Business: Hospitality & Gambling Revenues: $6 billion Employees: 61,000 2011 CEO in Action MGM Resorts International just enjoyed a milestone year for our Company’s Diversity Initiative, celebrating its 10th anniversary since launching it... Read more
Cynthia Morton, Ministry of Labour, Government of Ontario
Cynthia Morton Deputy Minister, Ontario Corporate Headquarters: Toronto, Ontario, Canada Website: Primary Business: Government Employees: 1,505 2011 CEO in Action Diversity is a journey we have all embarked upon in the public service of Ontario, and every deputy and their ministry has been challenged to find a way to... Read more
Mark Ketchum, Newell Rubbermaid
Mark Ketchum President and CEO, Newell Rubbermaid Corporate Headquarters: Atlanta, Georgia Website: Primary Business: Global marketer of consumer and commercial products Revenues: $5.8 billion Employees: 22,000 2011 CEO in Action For the past five years, I’ve been working to build a new culture and business model at Newell... Read more
Murray D. Martin, Pitney Bowes Inc.
Murray D. Martin Chairman President and CEO, Pitney Bowes Inc. Corporate Headquarters: Stamford, Connecticut Website: Primary Business: Customer Communications Management (CCM) Hardware, Software and Services. Revenues: $5.4 billion Employees: 30,700 Globally 2011 CEO in Action In reflecting on 90 years of Pitney Bowes heritage, I have seen firsthand... Read more
Mandy Shapansky, Xerox Canada
Mandy Shapansky President and CEO, Xerox Canada Headquarters: Toronto, Ontario Website:, Primary Business: Business process and document management Revenues: $1.1 billion Employees: 4,000 2011 CEO in Action As a 25 year Xerox employee, I know this organization to be one that has great values that have stood... Read more
Angela F. Braly, WellPoint, Inc.
Angela F. Braly Chair, President and CEO, WellPoint, Inc. Headquarters: Indianapolis, Indiana Website: Primary Business: Health Benefits Employees: More than 37,000 2011 CEO in Action Diversity is good business. I believe that’s especially true in health care. At WellPoint, one of our objectives is to create the best... Read more
John D. Forsyth, Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
John D. Forsyth Chariman and CEO, Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield Headquarters: Des Moines, Iowa Website: Primary Business: Health Insurance Revenues: $3.3 billion Employees: 1,900 2011 CEO in Action Diversity is more than just the right thing to do at Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield. It’s... Read more
David P. Steiner, Waste Management, Inc.
David P. Steiner President and CEO, Waste Management, Inc. Headquarters: Houston, Texas Website: Primary Business: Environmental Services Revenues: $12 billion Employees: 43,000 2011 CEO in Action At Waste Management, I know that talent is our one true competitive advantage. After all, in today’s business environment, every major corporation... Read more
Doug Parker, US Airways
Doug Parker Chairman and CEO, US Airways Headquarters: Tempe, Arizona Website: Primary Business: Aviation/Transportation Revenues: $10.5 billion Employees: 32,000 2011 CEO in Action Nearly 80 million customers each year count on US Airways to get them to more than 200 destinations in 32 countries and territories safely, reliably... Read more