Business School together with Kimberly Clark will host the
7th Annual 2012 Diverse Leadership Conference on Friday,
February 24, 2012 from 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. This year's
of Global: Bridging Diverse Perspectives, Cultures and
We are pleased
to feature the Honorable Congressman, John Lewis as
Keynote Speaker and Bill Hague, Executive Vice President
AT&T Mobility & Consumer Markets, as our Opening Speaker
in “Global Business: The Real Deal”.
will also feature a “Managing Across Cultures”
Seminar facilitated by William Cruz, President of TCB
Consulting. This illuminating presentation brings to
light the differences in leadership, communication and
conflict styles across cultures and how these differences
can cause misperceptions, misinterpretations leading to
misunderstanding in the workplace.
Featured Speakers & Sessions Are:
Business: The Real Deal"
Bill Hague, Executive Vice President AT&T Mobility &
Consumer Markets and Jeff Rosensweig, Associate Professor of
International Business & Finance
Rosensweig offers global macroeconomic perspective to set
the stage for the Diverse Leadership Conference. Bill Hague,
Executive Vice President - AT&T Mobility & Consumer Markets
discusses his global business experience, covering the
reality of doing international business, managing resources
across borders, unexpected insights and how to be successful
in today’s business environment.
Turner, President of Delta Global Services
President of Delta Airlines Global Services will lead a
session around the mindset, knowledge, and preparation
needed by businesses to build organizations in a global
environment. Mr. Turner talks about staffing in a global
market and attracting the highest quality talent.
Through the Glass Ceiling: Strategies for Successful Women
in Global Business and Entrepreneurship"
Blalock, Former Senior Vice President and CIO, Southern
Company; Tamara Schwartz, Director, CNN Business Operations
at TBS; Chi Chi Okezie, Owner at SIMPLEnetworking, LLC
It is important
for women to understand not only her own situation, but also
the situation of women in other cultures. Join a discussion
with some of today's top women in business as they discuss
strategies for thriving in a global business environment.
- Jagdish Sheth, Charles H. Kellstadt Professor of
Sheth, Charles H. Kellstadt Professor of Marketing at Emory
University lectures on the power of emerging markets India
on a Global Scale"
Joey Reiman, Founder & CEO, BrightHouse
With decades of
experience revitalizing some of the world’s best known
brands, CEO of Brighthouse Consultancy and Professor at the
Goizueta Business School, Joey Reiman will deliver a session
on the power of ideas and how ideation can and does
transform businesses on a global scale.