February 23, 2007

School of Business Series Showcases Leadership

"... The Dean’s Leadership Series at the School of Business will showcase extraordinary individuals who model leadership in a variety of unique and challenging ways..."

Samford's School of BusinessSamford School of Business Dean Beck Taylor has established a new speaker series on the subject of leadership. The Dean’s Leadership Series at the School of Business will showcase extraordinary individuals who model leadership in a variety of unique and challenging ways.

The first speaker in the series, on Feb. 20,  was John C. Knapp, professor and director of The Southern Institute for Business and Professional Ethics at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business.  Established under Dr. Knapp’s leadership in 1993, the institute is one of the nation’s leading resources for leaders seeking to strengthen ethics and integrity in their organizations.

Future speakers in the Dean’s Leadership Series include:

Mickey Newsome, President & CEO, Hibbett Sports
March 8, 2007

Andrew Westmoreland, President, Samford University, and author of Leading By Design
April 3, 2007
 
Jane Siebels, CEO, Green Cay Asset Management
April 19, 2007

Tim Taylor, entrepreneur, author of Launch Fever
May 3, 2007

All Dean’s Leadership Series sessions are free-of-charge and open to the public. Each will take place at 1 p.m. in Brock Forum, Dwight Beeson Hall.

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