Marilyn Carlson Nelson, chairman and former CEO of Carlson, a global group of travel and hospitality companies came to Wake Forest University Schools of Business on Feb. 4, 2011 to deliver "How We Lead Matters: Reflections of a Life of Leadership." The presentation was part of the Leading Out Loud, Broyhill Executive Lecture Series and served as the keynote address at the 21st Annual Marketing Summit.
Wake Forest University Schools of Business presented a unique look inside the relationships between audit firms and their corporate clients as part of the Hylton Lecture Series. “Partners & Clients: See how it works!” was on March 24, 2011 in the Annenberg Forum on the Wake Forest University campus. Dean of Business Steve Reinemund served as the moderator of a lively discussion with PricewaterhouseCoopers partners and their clients from American Express and Exxon-Mobil. Panelists included: Joan Lordi Amble: Executive Vice President and Corporate Comptroller, American Express Company Ward Hamm: Partner in the Banking and Capital Markets practice of PricewaterhouseCoopersLLP Patrick T. Mulva: Vice President and Controller, Exxon Mobil Corporation Jonathan H. Mullins: PricewaterhouseCoopers Global Audit Engagement Partner for Exxon Mobil Corporation The Hylton Lecture Series in Accountancy was established in 1980 to honor Delmar P. Hylton, who started Wake Forest’s accountancy program in 1949 and helped build it into one of the top accounting programs in the nation.
“Wake Forest was love at first sight for me,” Anil Rai Gupta (MBA ’92) told the audience at the Wake Forest University School of Business Graduate Hooding Ceremony on Sunday, May 14. “Everything was fresh and exciting: the campus, the exchange of ideas, and the curriculum.” Learn more: http://business.wfu.edu/newsroom/anil-rai-gupta-delivers-graduate-hooding-ceremony-keynote-enduring-value-living-pro-humanitate/ Gupta is chairman and managing director of Havells India, one of the fastest-growing electrical goods companies in India.