The Walker Speaker Series welcomes former St. Louis executive Richard A. Noll on Tuesday, Oct. 2. Noll will discuss “Globalization and Careers.” A networking reception is planned for 5 p.m., followed by the speaker’s address at 5:30 p.m. in Webster’s East Academic Building.
Noll serves as CEO and chairman of Hanesbrands, whose brands are found in eight out of 10 American households. Essential brands for the consumer goods company now include Hanes, Champion, Playtex, Bali, Leggs, Just My Size, Barely There and Wonderbra.
Hanesbrands has about 50,000 employees in more than 25 countries, with products ranging from T-shirts and underwear to socks, hosiery and casual and active clothing.
The event is free and open to the public, but reservations are encouraged. RSVP at www.webster.edu/speakers.