Dean Leadership Institute

  • Speakers with National Prominence Making a Personal Connection

    Personal access to top industry leaders is what makes the Dean College School of Business one of the the best private colleges in Massachusetts and New England.  At the forefront of this approach is The Dean College Leadership Institute. Offering a unique and interactive opportunity for students, alumni and the local community to interact with today's business leaders, the Dean Leadership Institute is comprised of two programs - the Executive Lecture Series and Leadership in Action Series.

    LeadershipExecutive Lecture Series 

    Featuring an unprecedented list of national business leaders including four ranked in the Boston Business Journal's 2012 'Power 50' list of Boston-area influencers - Robert Kraft, James Roosevelt Jr., Ralph de la Torre and Anne M. Finucane, this is the signature event for the Dean Leadership Institute.

    The event includes a dinner with students and sponsors and culminating in an evening lecture to the general public, business and community leaders.

    2014:     Bianca de la Garza, Newscaster, WCVB Channel 5 (April 8, 2014)
    2013:     Bert Jacobs - Chief Executive Optimist, The Life is good Company
    2012:     Robert K. Kraft - Founder, Chairman and CEO, The Kraft Group
    2011:     John F. Remondi - President and CEO, Sallie Mae
    2011:     James Roosevelt, Jr. - President and CEO,Tufts Health Plan
    2009:     Ralph de la Torre, M.D. - President and CEO, Caritas Christi Health Care
    2008:     Anne M. Finucane - Chief Marketing Officer, Bank of America
    2007:     William D. Green '74 - Chairman and CEO Accenture
    2006:     Alan J. Bernon - President and CEO, Dean Foo

    Leadership in Action
    Featuring multiple presentations throughout each semester, this highly successful series offers Dean College students an exclusive opportunity to hear and interact with regional business leaders to learn more about what made them successful and gain valuable insights and contacts to help them launch their own careers.

    For more information or sponsorship opportunities, contact:

    Peter Mollo AVP, Institutional Advancement, 508-541-1664

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  • Bert Jacobs (Life is Good) Visits Dean

  • Robert Kraft Speaks at Dean College