Marvin Russell, a middle linebacker with
the University’s 1973 National Championship team, will be on hand to sign
copies of his book, "Linebacker in the Boardroom: Lessons in Life and
Leadership,” from 10 a.m.-11 a.m. on March 24 at the Hammes Notre Dame
Russell, a managing partner of consultancy
firm Marv Russell & Partners, has led a successful global human resource.
He also is serving as a keynote speaker during the Fifth Annual Notre Dame Diversity Conference. The theme for the event is “Capitalizing on Differences: What
do You Bring to the Table?”
The conference includes executives from GE,
Pricewaterhouse Coopers and Coca-Cola Corp. speaking about the importance of
diversity in their organizations and how it influences business decisions.
Panelists from companies including the Kellogg Company, Skanska, Chase, Exelon
and The Summers Group will discuss what "differences" mean in the
workplace, the role of differences in organizational change, and challenges of
integrating a diverse organization.
For additional information about Russell’s
book-signing session or the Notre Dame Diversity Conference, visit
http://business.nd.edu/diversityconference/ or contact Kate Pelletier at