Randy Sloan, CIO & VP, Technology Southwest Airlines Co.“As CIO, there are a variety of people who call you and ask for your time. The CIO Executive Summit is the only event I chose to be involved with, because of the people who are involved and the value it delivers.
Wes Hargrove, VP & CIO 7-Eleven“The CIO Executive Summit continues to be the top event to deliver collaboration, networking, idea sharing and open feedback on pertinent topics.
Louie Ehrlich, CIO, Chevron Corporation and President, Chevron IT Company Chevron Corporation“By CIOs, for CIOs' is not just a slogan. The CIO Executive Summit is relevant because it truly is driven by our current concerns and interests and organized in a way where we leave prepared to make a difference for our respective companies.
Praveen Moturu, Executive Director Global IT and Chief Enterprise Architect Cummins, Inc.“A one-stop leadership think tank to learn real-world experiences and a source for innovation.
Wes Hargrove, SVP & CIO 7-Eleven“I don’t think I’ve ever seen a community of executives more willing to participate and share than at the CDO Executive Summit.
Lisa Schlosser, CTO Thomson Reuters“By taking on an industry-agnostic topic, the conference empowers local leaders with best practices and tools to make a relevant impact on their businesses.
David Tehle, EVP & CFO Dollar General Corporation“Excellent format with top-notch speakers and panelists sharing their wisdom on relevant topics for today’s CFO.
Deb Craven, SVP & CFO Purolator Inc.“The CFO Executive Summit is time very well spent on issues that are current and relevant. The value is amplified by open and engaging discussions – with speakers as well as with fellow Summit attendees.
Kevin Manion, EVP & CFO Young's Market Company“The CFO Executive Summit is one of the best local opportunities to meet with fellow CFOs in a collaborative setting. The speakers are thought provoking and insightful.
Haden Land, VP, Engineering & CTO Lockheed Martin Corporation“We cannot solve security problems using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them – this event provides some of the new thinking required!
Roland Cloutier, Global VP & CSO ADP“Not only do I get the opportunity to share our success stories with my peers, but I am able to engage with other thought leaders on new challenges and innovations in our industry.
Colin Anderson, VP & CISO Safeway, Inc.“If people are the new perimeter for organizations it is events such as this that arm security leaders with the information needed to educate our employees.
Len Jillard, SVP, People Resources & Chief People Officer McDonald's Restaurants of Canada Limited“The HR Leadership Summit discusses THE issues of concern and provides excellent networking opportunities.
William Kane, SVP & GM of HR & General Affairs Sumitomo Corporation of America“The HR Leadership Summit is the only interactive forum where HR executives share leading-edge insight on self-selected topics of interest.
Brian Worth, SVP, Human Resources Cardinal Health“The HR Leadership Summit is an incredible opportunity to collaborate with peers on the critical talent strategies needed to help our organizations achieve sustainable growth and tangible results.
Jerry Colangelo, Chairman USA Basketball“Imagine what we can achieve for our industry if we work together, collaborate and share best practices across sports. Our exclusive, peer-driven summits bring together the top leaders of sports to share ideas on how to improve franchise performance and ultimately make the world a better place through our love of sports.
Bill Polian, Former Vice Chairman & President Indianapolis Colts“This meeting is about the future of sports and the future of our business. Listening and learning from the best of the best is invigorating and thought provoking. Collectively we can make such a difference as we help one another improve performance and ultimately move the sports industry forward.
Rita Benson LeBlanc, Owner/Vice Chairman New Orleans Saints, New Orleans Hornets“The Global Sports Summit is a high level, intimate forum with inspirational legends, motivational speakers, and industry experts of an extraordinary caliber. I am proud to support our mission to annually enhance the industry of sports through frank peer discussion of current challenges and opportunities.
General Colin Powell
Members of our National Leadership Board include: (From left) Cheryl Smith, Former CIO, McKesson Corporation; Gary Masada, Former IT President & CIO, Chevron Corporation; Julia Davis, SVP & CIO, Aflac; Anup Sharma, Global CIO, GE Oil & Gas; Ramón Baez, SVP & Global CIO, Hewlett-Packard Company; and John Marcante, CIO, Vanguard
Our faculty members are top academic professors from Harvard University, The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and Michigan Ross School
The Professional Development Academy is a collaborative initiative with leadership guidance and content provided by General Colin Powell, Fortune 1000 CEOs and CIOs and top professors from the world's most prestigious universities. The program offers a comprehensive, scalable and cost-effective collaborative learning program for developing and maximizing the most important leadership capabilities and skills which will enable first- and mid-level IT managers to be more effective in their roles.