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Melvin Jacobs Retail Leadership Lecture Series Past Speakers

Melvin Jacobs Retail Leadership Lecture Series Past Speakers
  • April 24, 2002: Arthur Martinez, former Chairman and CEO, Sears, Roebuck and Company
  • October 24, 2002: Leonard Lauder, Chairman of the Board, The Estee Lauder Companies Inc.
  • February 12, 2003: Allen Questrom, Chairman and CEO, J.C. Penney Company, Inc.
    • “J.C. Penney Turnaround : A Work In Progress”
  • October 27, 2003: Burt Tansky, CEO, Neiman Marcus
    • “Specialty Retailing at its Best”
  • February 23, 2005: LTG William “Gus” Pagonis
    • “A Discussion on Leadership in the Military and in the Civilian Corporate World of Retail”
  • September 27, 2005: Kenneth Walker, FAIA
    • “Design as a Marketing Tool”
  • April 26, 2007: Joe Solimando, CIO, Disney Consumer Products
    • “Licensing, Retail and the Use of Technology at Disney Consumer Products”
  • April 14, 2009: Christine Cook, SVP, Digital Advertising Sales, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia
    • “Marketing, the Market and Metrics”