Ken Mayhew – William Osler Health System Foundation
Ken Mayhew President and CEO, William Osler Health System Foundation Headquarters: Brampton/Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada Education: University of Toronto, BA First Job: painting houses What I’m Reading: The Orenda by Joseph Boyden Best Advice: Life is short, do your best at everything you do. “We are committed to ensuring that... Read more
Masashi Oka – Union Bank
Masashi Oka President and CEO, Union Bank, N.A., and UnionBanCal Corporation Headquarters: San Francisco, California Education: Bachelor of Law Degree, University of Tokyo; Master of Law Degree, University of Michigan Law School; Member of the New York State Bar First Job: Washing my parents’ car Best Advice: Listen more... Read more
George Chavel – Sodexo
George Chavel President and CEO, Sodexo, Inc. Headquarters: Gaithersburg, Maryland Education: BA, Albion College First Job: Stock boy on the loading dock of my father’s candy and tobacco wholesale distributorship What I’m Reading: From Values to Action: The Four Principles of Values-Based Leadership, by Harry M. Jansen Kraemer, Jr.... Read more
Jeff Fettig – Whirlpool Corporation
Jeff Fettig Chairman & CEO, Whirlpool Corporation Headquarters: Benton Harbor, Michigan Education: Bachelor’s degree in finance and an MBA from Indiana University First Job: Operations Associate at Whirlpool Corporation, 1981 My Philosophy: Luck is the intersection of hard work and opportunity. Best Advice: Treat people right and do what... Read more
John B. Veihmeyer – KPMG
John B. Veihmeyer Chairman and CEO, KPMG LLP Headquarters: New York, New York Education: BBA in Accounting, University of Notre Dame First Job: Working in a warehouse, handling shipments and inventory What I’m Reading: The Speed of Trust by Stephen R. Covey Best Advice: Don’t try to orchestrate every... Read more
John Hartmann – True Value Company
John Hartmann President and CEO, True Value Company Headquarters: Chicago, Illinois Education: BS, Rochester Institute of Technology; JD, Syracuse University College of Law; Accelerated Leadership Program certificate, Emory University Goizueta Business School First Job: Picking corn on a local farm What I’m Reading: Quantum Leap Thinking by James J.... Read more
Yue Zhuge – Landscape Mobile
Yue Zhuge Co-Founder and CEO, Landscape Mobile Headquarters: Beijing, China Education: PhD, Stanford University; MS, Stony Brook University First Job: Summer Internship at Intel What I’m Reading: Contagious: Why Things Catch On by Jonah Berger Best Advice: It is okay to aim high, but it is also okay to... Read more
John Wilson – WilsonHCG
John Wilson CEO, WilsonHCG Headquarters: Tampa, Florida Education: Grand Valley State University What I’m Reading: Emotional Intelligence 2.0 by Travis Bradberry and Jean Greaves My Philosophy: Hire the best people, not the best performers. You can train people to be better at their job, but not to be better... Read more
Helena Morrissey – Newton Investment Management Limited
Helena Morrissey CEO, Newton Investment Management Limited Headquarters: London, England Education: MA philosophy, University of Cambridge First Job: Global bond analyst, Schroders Interests: Looking after my nine children What I’m Reading: Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business by John Mackey My Philosophy: Anything is possible Sustaining and... Read more
Frederica M. Williams – Whittier Street Health Center
Frederica M. Williams CEO and President, Whittier Street Health Center Headquarters: Roxbury, Massachusetts Education: London School of Accountancy and Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Financial Administrators, United Kingdom; Graduate certificate in administration and management, Harvard University Extension School, Cambridge, Massachusetts; Master in Business Administration, Anna Maria College, Paxton, Massachusetts... Read more