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Managers, Can You Hear Me Now? Hard- Hitting Lessons on How to Get Real Results

Thursday, April 14, 2011, 8:30am - 9:30am
The Crawford Family Forum 474 S Raymond Avenue Pasadena, CA 91105 Map and directions

Denny Strigl, is the former CEO and President of Verizon Wireless. He is widely recognized as one of the most prominent architects of the wireless communications industry and his career in telecommunications spans over four decades.

Join us for this Drucker Business Forum for lessons from the executive who made Verizon Wireless one of the top wireless companies and what it takes to drive results, develop people, and build careers. Expect to also hear his insights on the future of the wireless industry.

Denny Strigl transformed Verizon Wireless from a regional carrier into a billion-dollar behemoth during his 20 years as president and CEO. Strigl explains the clear and proven leadership behaviors that managers can adopt to dramatically improve their team's performance.

Strigl is past chairman (1996–97) of the Board of Directors of the Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association, the national industry association based in Washington, D.C. He serves on the board of directors of the Eastman Kodak Company, PNC Financial Services and PNC Bank and Anadigics, Inc. Strigl holds a degree in business administration from Canisius College where he recently served as Chairman of the Board of Trustees, and an MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University, which named him to its Pinnacle Society for Distinguished Alumni. He is an avid skier and aviation enthusiast, and holds a commercial pilots license.

Breakfast: 7:45-8:30am
Forum: 8:30-9:30am followed by book signing