John Marcante, CIO Vanguard“The CIO Executive Summit creates a platform to interact and build a network with other CIOs who face the same challenges.
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.
Robert Dixon, SVP & Global CIO PepsiCo“The CIO Executive Summit is the most relevant and timely conference I attend. CIOs not attending miss a real opportunity to grow as leaders for their organizations.
Tom Soderstrom, Chief Tech. and Innovation Officer, Office of the CIO NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory“The CDO Executive Summit does a great job combining data and analytics executives with selected industry expert providers in the data field. These ingredients create a rich, innovative environment.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Juan Figuereo, EVP & CFO NII“The CFO Executive Summit is a great venue to get to know other CFOs, get ideas, and establish relationships so I know who to call if I need help. It is well worth the time.
Jennifer Sey, CMO Levi Strauss & Co.“This dinner is unique because the topics are determined by our peer group. We have an opportunity to connect, share thinking on the issues that most affect us, and further the impact marketing has in accelerating performance and building brand equity.
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.
Brian Lawhorn, VP, Corporate Information Security The Kroger Co.“The CISO Executive Summit absolutely is "by CISOs, for CISOs." The topics target current issues and challenges, and the ability to collaborate with peers to discuss today’s issues is worth every minute.
Stacy Mill, Director, Info. Risk KAR Auction Services“The CISO Institute is important and relevant, because Information Security is not just about the technology and security. It is about the people.
Keith Jackson, VP, Human Resources AT&T Mobility & Consumer Markets“What a way to spend a day! The time spent with my HR peers at the HR Leadership Summit will pay dividends for years to come.
Bill Ennis, SVP, Human Resources Academy Sports & Outdoors, Ltd.“There isn't another conference that allows the attendees to set the agenda. Powerful attendees, powerful ideas, powerful takeaways.
Robyn Mingle, SVP & Chief Human Resources Officer Xylem Inc.“The HR Leadership Summit brings together industry leading HR executives who share aspirations, inspirations and the know-how for achieving success.
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.
Crane Kenney, President, Business Operations Chicago Cubs“In my view, the GSMS is the gold standard. It's a rare opportunity to have some of the best minds and most senior executives across our industry in an ideal setting discussing the most important issues that we all face. It is first class in every way
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.