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Boardroom Insights 2009

Corporate leaders and senior executives choose current business issues to discuss during the fall series.


by Dan Hesse, Chief Executive Officer, Sprint Nextel

September 3, 2009

Dan  Hesse
Dan Hesse was named chief executive officer of Sprint Nextel on Dec. 18, 2007. Prior to his appointment as Sprint CEO, Hesse was the Chairman and CEO of Embarq Corporation, a $6 billion company which provided voice, data, wireless and entertainment services in eighteen states.
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by Gregg Steinhafel, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Target

September 18, 2009

Gregg Steinhafel
Gregg W. Steinhafel is Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President of Target. He has been Chief Executive Officer since May 2008 and President since August 1999. He became Chairman on February 1, 2009.
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by L. Daniel Jorndt, former Chief Executive Officer, Walgreen Co.

October 2, 2009

L. Daniel Jorndt
L. Daniel Jorndt retired in January, 2003, as Chairman of the Board of Walgreen Co., the drugstore chain headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois. He currently serves as consultant for the company. Mr. Jorndt earned a pharmacy degree in 1963 from Drake University, Des Moines, Iowa. He began his career with Walgreens that same year.
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by Pat Ward, Vice President and CFO, Cummins., Inc.

October 9, 2009

Pat Ward
Pat Ward has been the Vice President of Cummins since 2006 and became the Chief Financial Officer in May of 2008. He has held a number of finance leadership positions in the Company over the last 20 years.
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by Kathy DiGiorno, Vice President, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer, Medtronic

November 6, 2009

Kathy DiGiorno
Kathleen DiGiorno has served as the company’s Vice President, Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer, reporting to the president and CEO, since 2006. In this role, Kathleen has global responsibility to ensure that ethics and compliance programs are administered on behalf of the company.
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by Roxanne Martino, President and Chief Executive Officer, Aurora Investment Management L.L.C.

November 13, 2009

Roxanne Martino
Roxanne M. Martino is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Aurora Investment Management L.L.C. (formerly known as Harris Alternatives L.L.C.). Aurora Investment Management L.L.C. manages over $8 billion in funds of hedge funds designed to meet various investment mandates including multi-strategy formats
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by Michael Holston, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, Hewlett-Packard

November 20, 2009

Michael Holston
Mike Holston is executive vice president and general counsel for HP. In addition to managing HP’s global legal function, he manages HP’s compliance, ethics, privacy and government affairs functions and the HP Company Foundation.
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