Past Speakers

  • Jay Gould

    Jay Gould

    Feb 24, 2012
    Jay Gould is President & Chief Executive Officer of American Standard Brands. Formerly, he served as group president of the “Home & Family” segment of Newell Rubbermaid, which includes well-known brands such as Rubbermaid, Graco, Levolor and Calphalon. That segment accounts for more than $2.4 billion in sales and over $300 million…
  • Timothy Adams

    Timothy M. Adams

    Feb 3, 2012
    Timothy Adams is chief private brands officer of Macy’s Inc. (formerly known as Federated Department Stores), a position he’s held since February 2009. He is responsible for overseeing the concepts, designs, marketing and other aspects of Macy’s retail portfolio of private brands, including apparel, accessories and home goods.…
  • Tim Chapman

    Tim Chapman

    Nov 4, 2011
    Tim Chapman co-founded Stadion in 1991, having begun his investment career in 1981 while studying economics at the University of Georgia. In 1991, he helped create the technology-driven actively managed investment model that is the cornerstone of Stadion's investment management success. Several years later, Chapman launched Stadion Retirement, which brought Stadion's 'win by…
  • Shirley Franklin

    Shirley Franklin

    Oct 7, 2011
    Shirley Franklin was elected the first African-American woman mayor of a major southern city in 2002 and served two terms until 2009. She became known for tackling major government operations and ethics reform, developing successful public and private sector partnerships, launching the Atlanta Beltline, forming the Regional Commission on Homelessness, and securing $5…
  • Jerry Wilson

    Jerry S. Wilson

    Mar 25, 2011
    Jerry Wilson is a senior vice president at the Coca-Cola Company, where he serves as chief customer and commercial officer. In this role, he leads a global organization that is responsible for crafting and executing the company’s customer and commercial leadership strategy and agenda. He and his team lead…