In Conversation with Doug Conant
Non-Member Price: $55
NACD NJ continues its series of fireside chats with distinguished executives who have served as the Chief Executive Officers of New Jersey-headquartered corporations.
This program will offer an opportunity to hear from an internationally renowned business leader and best-selling author, Douglas R. Conant, who served as Chairman of Avon Products, CEO of Campbell Soup Company and President of Nabisco Foods. Doug is the current Chairman of CECP, the Kellogg Executive Leadership Institute, and Higher Ambition Leadership Institute, and a member of the Board of AmerisourceBergen, Enactus, and the Partnership for Public Service.
Doug will share learnings on leadership from his 40-year career; how the “people-first” approach to employee engagement translated into exemplary corporate performance; and his commitment to “doing well by doing good.” Doug is uniquely positioned to discuss the NACD’s recently-released Blue Ribbon Commission Report: Corporate Culture as a Strategic Asset. Copies of the Report will be available to all attendees of the program.
Managing Director & Global Practice Leader
Thomas Fuller is Managing Director in the NY and NJ offices of ZRG Partners, a global provider of senior-level executive search services. Tom also serves as the Global Practice Leader for the Consumer sector and is a member of the firm’s Board, Life Science and Technology practices. Previously, he was the CEO & Managing Partner and a Founder of Epsen Fuller Group, a global executive search and leadership consulting firm.
Tom is an NACD Certified Board Governance Fellow and Independent Director and Chair of the Compensation & Nom/Gov Committees of Tingley Rubber Corporation, a leader in the PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) industry; a Director at IMD International, a global professional services organization; and Director & Treasurer of AESC, the global industry association for the executive search and leadership consulting professions. Tom has served as a speaker at NACD National and Chapter events.
Location and Time
Canoe Brook Country Club
1108 Morris Turnpike
Summit, NJ 07901
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Networking & Breakfast
8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Program