Agenda

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Welcome Reception
6 – 8 p.m.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Advisory Council Meetings
7:30  – 11:30 a.m.
Advisory Council meetings (Advisory Council Members only)

Registration for BLF outside the Villanova Room
11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Business Leaders Forum 
12 – 7 p.m.
Villanova University Main Campus
Connelly Center, Villanova Room

Welcome Remarks and Blessings
Joyce E. A. Russell, PhD
The Helen and William O'Toole Dean
Professor of Management
12 p.m.

Lunch
12 – 12:30 p.m.

Remarks by University President the Rev. Peter M. Donohue, OSA, PhD, '75 CLAS
12:30 – 1 p.m.

Rev. Joseph C. Bartley, OSA Alumni Medallion Presentation
1 – 1:15 p.m.

Remarks by Joyce E. A. Russell, PhD, The Helen and William O'Toole Dean
1:15 – 1:45 p.m.

Networking Break
1:45 – 2 p.m.

Creating Sustainable Value: Three Voices
(Moderated by Jonathan Doh, PhD, the Herbert G. Rammrath Endowed Chair in International Business and Faculty Director, Center for Global Leadership)

2 – 3:15 p.m.

  1. Creating Sustainable Value through Talent Management
    Anthony Abbatiello, Principal and Global Lead, Leadership Business, Deloitte
    2 - 2:20 p.m.
     
  2. Creating Sustainable Value through Marketing and Branding
    Denise Colella, SVP of Advanced Advertising Product and Strategy, NBCUniversal
    2:20 - 2:40 p.m.

  3. Creating Sustainable Value through Financial Empowerment
    Kathleen McQuiggan, President, Catalina Leadership
    2:40 - 3 p.m.

GROUP Q&A
3 – 3:15 p.m.

Break
3:20 – 3:35 p.m.

Keynote Address
Doug Conant, former President of Nabisco Foods Company and former CEO of Campbell Soup Company and co-author of TouchPoints: Creating Powerful Leadership Connections in the Smallest of Moments
3:40 - 4:40 pm


Closing Reception

4:45 – 6:45 p.m.
The President's Lounge

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors!

Chairman

 

 

Executive

 

 

 

 

Entrepreneur

 

 

 

 

Venture

 

 

 

   Elizabeth T. Mazzeo '81 VSB
Lawrence S. Mazzeo '83 VSB

 

 

Innovation

 

   Furtek & Associates

Leonard J. Gatti '83 VSB

Robert A. Hagemann

   Gerard S. LaRocca '14 PA

James P. Maguire Jr. '84 VSB

For More Information

Shannon Wilson
Assistant Director, Communication
shannon.wilson@villanova.edu

(610) 519-6715