Anka Wittenberg – SAP
Anka Wittenberg, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer and Head of People Sustainability for SAP SE Innovation: SAP Global Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Program Introduced: 2011 Program Leader: Anka Wittenberg, Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer and Head of People Sustainability for SAP SE Introduced in 2011 and led by economist... Read more
Todd Mohr – Aerotek
Todd Mohr President, Aerotek Headquarters: Hanover, Maryland Education: University of Washington Michael G. Foster School of Business First Job: Selling dictation equipment for Pitney Bowes What I’m Reading: Fall of Giants by Ken Follett Best Advice: Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard. “Leaders deliver honest, real-time... Read more
Deborah Gillis – Catalyst
Deborah Gillis President and CEO, Catalyst Headquarters: New York, New York Education: Master of Arts, York University, Toronto, Canada First Job: Policy Analyst, Government of Ontario What I’m Reading: Let the Great World Spin by Colum McCann; and The Innovators by Walter Isaacson Best Advice: Make time to nurture... Read more
Stephen R. Howe Jr. – EY
Stephen R. Howe, Jr. Americas Managing Partner & Managing Partner of the US firm EY Headquarters: New York, New York Education: NYU–Leonard N. Stern School of Business, MBA, finance; Colgate University, BA, mathematical economics First Job: bus boy & golf maintenance staff What I’m Reading: The Pillars of the... Read more
Patrick C. Dunican Jr. – Gibbons P.C.
Patrick C. Dunican Jr. Chairman & Managing Director Gibbons P.C. Headquarters: Newark, New Jersey Education: Seton Hall University Law School, JD cum laude, Iona College, BA First Job: paper boy What I’m Reading: Wall Street Journal, New York Times; NJBIZ; and industry news Best Advice: The brilliant and hardworking... Read more
John Veihmeyer – KPMG
John Veihmeyer Chairman, KPMG International; Chairman and CEO, KPMG U.S.,KPMG LLP Headquarters: New York, New York Education: University of Notre Dame, BBA, Accounting First Job: Working in a warehouse, handling shipments and inventory What I’m Reading: The Corporate Athlete by Jack Groppel Best Advice: Don’t try to orchestrate every... Read more
Anthony S. Kendall – Mitchell and Titus LLP
Anthony S. Kendall Chairman and CEO, Mitchell & Titus, LLP Headquarters: New York, New York Education: Binghamton University, MBA, BS; Harvard Business School, Owner/President Management Program First Job: Arthur Andersen What I’m Reading: Everybody Paddles by Charles Archer Best Advice: Question yourself often, but believe in yourself always. “Diversity—in... Read more
Peter P. Bevacqua – The PGA of America
Peter P. Bevacqua CEO, The PGA of America Headquarters: Palm Beach Gardens, Florida Education: Georgetown University Law Center, J.D cum laude; University of Notre Dame, BA, English magna cum laude First Job: caddie, Bedford Golf & Tennis Club What I'm Reading: The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and... Read more
Steve Angel – Praxair
Steve Angel Chairman, President and CEO, Praxair Headquarters: Danbury, Connecticut Education: North Carolina State University, BS, civil engineering; Loyola College, Baltimore, MBA First Job: brick mason’s helper What I’m Reading: Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard Best Advice: Exceed expectations.... Read more
Ronald M. De Feo – Terex
Ronald M. De Feo Chairman and CEO, Terex Corporation Headquarters: Westport, Connecticut Education: Iona College, BA, Economics & Philosophy; honorary Doctorate First Job: newspaper boy What I’m Reading: Full Force and Effect by Tom Clancy & Mark Greaney Best Advice: Sloppy work is sloppy thinking. Pay attention to the... Read more