Tag: Speakers

Energizer Chairman Mulcahy Shares Leadership Lessons at Walker School

Energizer Chairman Mulcahy Shares Leadership Lessons at Walker School

| November 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

On Nov. 20, Patrick Mulcahy, chairman of the board of Energizer Holdings, shared stories from his career with students, friends and community members at the Walker School Speaker Series. His presentation, “14 Lessons on Leadership” highlighted business rules he has learned throughout his career. Dean Benjamin Akande opened the event by sharing a few words […]

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Video: Gary Swart, oDesk CEO at Walker Speaker Series

| May 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

By popular demand, the Walker Speaker Series presentation by Gary Swart, CEO of oDesk, is now viewable online. Swart visited Webster University’s home campus in April 2013, when his presentation, “Work 3.0: Changing the Face of Remote Work,” was one of the series’ best speakers in recent memory. View the presentation below, or click here […]

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Save the Date: May 10, A Conversation with David Axelrod

| April 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Fuse Advertising and the George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology’s Walker Speaker Series invites you to a conversation with David Axelrod, former counsel to President Barack Obama. Save the date: A Conversation with David Axelrod Friday, May 10th, 2013, 12 p.m. Winifred Moore Auditorium, Webster Hall, Webster University 470 East Lockwood, St. Louis, […]

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April 2 Speaker: ‘Everybody Is An Expert at Something’

| March 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Webster University’s George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology and the School of Communications jointly present speaker Peter Shankman with “Everybody Is An Expert at Something” on Tuesday, April 2. The address and Q&A session will begin at 6 p.m. in the East Academic Building, Rooms 253/262, following a networking reception at 5:30 p.m. […]

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Webster Alumni Association Begins 2013 Great Decisions Program on Foreign Policy

| February 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Webster University Great Decisions Discussion Program launched its 2013 series Monday, Feb. 4, featuring Dan Hellinger, faculty member in the History, Politics and International Relations Department, on the topic of “The Future of the Euro.” More than 100 Webster alumni, friends and community members registered for the series — the highest attendance in the […]

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Jan. 24 Panel: Advancing Foreign Policy with U.S. Ambassadors

Jan. 24 Panel: Advancing Foreign Policy with U.S. Ambassadors

| January 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Students, faculty and staff from all Webster University campuses are welcome to the National Capital Region’s first distinguished lecture series event of 2013. Former U.S. ambassadors W. Robert Pearson, Edward M. Gabriel, and Edward Marks will discuss the role of the Ambassador and the Embassy in furthering U.S. foreign policy goals and objectives. The event, […]

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Walker Speaker Series Jan. 24: Shep Hyken, best-selling customer service expert

| January 14, 2013 | 1 Comment

If 2012 research finds 81 percent of consumers willing to pay more for a better customer experience, then why don’t companies do more? Smart consumers know and expect good service. Learn how easy it is to thrive in 2013 when the Walker Speaker Series presents Shep Hyken, customer service expert and bestselling author of “The […]

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Walker Speaker Series Welcomes Hanesbrands CEO Oct. 2

Walker Speaker Series Welcomes Hanesbrands CEO Oct. 2

| September 24, 2012 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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Walker Speaker Series Hosts Anti-Fraud Specialist Jan. 17

Walker Speaker Series Hosts Anti-Fraud Specialist Jan. 17

| January 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

The George Herbert Walker School of Business & Technology presents international anti-fraud specialist Haluk F. Gursel speaking on “Contemporary Fraud Threats to Today’s Corporate Executive.” Date/Time:  Tuesday, Jan. 17, 6 p.m. Location: East Academic Building, Room 102 Admission: Free, however RSVP’s are requested for the presentation and 5:30 p.m. networking event. RSVP to harreldm@webster.edu or […]

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‘Bach’s Lunch Concert’ Debuts Jan. 28

‘Bach’s Lunch Concert’ Debuts Jan. 28

| January 24, 2011 | 0 Comments

The Department of Music unveils an ongoing series of noon-time concerts Jan. 28 with the first Bach’s Lunch Concert. Adjunct professors Amy Jo Rhine on horn, Malcolm McDuffee on trumpet and Jim Martin on trombone will present a light program of music for brass trio, joined by Vera Parkin on the new Steinway D piano. The program is […]

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