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John Voris,
BS '69, MBA '73

44th Annual Leadership Forum and Alumni Awards Gala


Celebrate your network at this black-tie event!  The schedule is as follows:

4:30 p.m. - Leadership Forum

5:30 p.m. - Cocktail Reception

6:30 p.m. - Dinner, Awards Ceremony, and Entertainment



Presentation and discussion with Marshall Goldsmith, MBA'72.  Goldsmith was recently recognized as the #1 leadership thinker in the world at the bi-annual Thinkers50 ceremony sponsored by the Harvard Business Review.  He is the million-selling author or editor of 32 books, including the New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestsellers, MOJO and What Got You Here Won't Get You There – a WSJ #1 business book and winner of the Harold Longman Award for Business Book of the Year. His books have been translated into 28 languages and become bestsellers in ten countries.


Dinner and Presentation

The award recipients will be:

Kenneth C. Calwell
Kenneth C. Calwell (MBA'86)
Papa Murphy's International, LLC
Vancouver, WA
James R. Hodge
James R. Hodge (BS'74)
Permal Group, Inc.
New York, NY
Susan M. Lintonsmith
Susan M. Lintonsmith (MBA'89)
Chief Marketing Officer
Denver, CO
Bryan G. Stockton
Bryan G. Stockton (BS'75, MBA'76)
Chairman and CEO
Mattel, Inc.
Los Angeles, CA
William J. Godfrey
William J. Godfrey (BS'64, MBA'68)
President and CEO
Acorn & Associates
Hilton Head, SC

View Alumni Awards History.

The Master of Ceremonies for the evening will be Steven J. Bellamy (BS '86), Distinguished Entrepreneur 2005, Chairman and CEO of The Ski Channel and Surf Channel television networks as well as the founder of The Tennis Channel. Bellamy has produced thousands of hours of television as well as the award winning films "The Story" and "Winter."

Following dinner and the presentation of the 2013 Academy of Alumni Fellows Awards and Distinguished Entrepreneur Award, attendees will be treated to the music of Sylvia McNair. A two-time Grammy Award winner and regional Emmy Award winner, Ms. McNair lays claim to a three-decade, stellar career in the musical realms of opera, oratorio, cabaret, and musical theater.

Mattel, Inc.
Permal Group, Inc.

FedEx Corporation
Johnson Ventures, Inc.
The Pampered Chef, Ltd.

Ernst & Young LLP

Bloomington Brands LLC
Gibbs LLC
Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP

For information about sponsorship opportunities, contact Janice Headley.

Catherine A. Langham, BS'80, Distinguished Entrepreneur 2007, President & CEO, Langham Logistics, Inc.
Derica W. Rice, MBA'90, Academy of Alumni Fellows 2008, Executive Vice President - Global Services & CFO, Eli Lilly and Company
Mark A. Roesler, MBA'82, Distinguished Entrepreneur 2008, Chairman & CEO, CMG Worldwide, Inc.
L. Robert Stohler, BS'64, MBA'69, Academy of Alumni Fellows 2012, Managing Partner, Bloomington Brands LLC




Scottish Rite Cathedral is located at 650 N. Meridian St, Indianapolis

Nearby hotels include: Westin Indianapolis, Sheraton Indianapolis City Centre Hotel, Residence Inn on the Canal


This is a Black Tie Event.

No refunds will be issued after the deadline.

Date & City: Saturday, April 20, 2013   -  Indianapolis
A presentation will be given at 4:30 p.m.
Networking will take place at 5:30 p.m.
A meal will be served at 6:30 p.m.
Location: Scottish Rite Cathedral
Theater and Ballroom
Address: 650 N. Meridian Street
(317) 262-3100
Hosted By: Kelley School of Business Alumni Association
Cost: IUAA Members - $100.00
Non-members - $100.00

Online registration for this event is closed.
Please call (812)855-6340 with inquiries.
The registration deadline for this event is Monday, April 01, 2013.