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Kenneth E. Peacock
Chancellor
Appalachian State University
Seizing Life's Opportunities
Mar 21, 2014
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Brad Wilson
President and CEO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
Prescription for a Better Health Care System
Oct 25, 2013
CEO Lecture Audio
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Kelly King
CEO
BB&T
Economic Realities – Post Election
Apr 18, 2013
CEO Lecture Audio
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Robert Tillman, former chairperson, president and CEO of Lowe’s Companies Inc.; William Holland, former chairman and CEO of United Dominion Industries; Robert Ingram, former CEO and chairman of GlaxoWellcome; and James Morgan, president and CEO of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. 50th CEO Lecture, panel discussion featuring four former CEO speakers
Oct 9, 2012
CEO Lecture Audio
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Frank B. Holding Jr.
Chairman and CEO
First Citizens BancShares Inc. and its First Citizens Bank subsidiary
Leading in Today’s New World
Apr 3, 2012
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John H. Sykes
Founder and Chairman Emeritus
Sykes Enterprises
Leadership in the 21st Century
Nov 8, 2011
CEO Lecture Audio
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Gene Cochrane
President
The Duke Endowment
The Independent Sector: The Intersection of Business and Philanthropy
Mar 18, 2011
CEO Lecture Audio
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James "Jim" Rogers
CEO
Duke Energy
Future of the energy industry
Oct 12, 2010
CEO Lecture Audio
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Clark S. Kinlin
CEO
Corning Cable Systems
Kinlin speech is not available
Mar 25, 2010
CEO Lecture Audio
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Kelly King
CEO
BB&T
Leadership in Turbulent Times
Oct 5, 2009
CEO Lecture Audio
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Jim Morgan
CEO
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
Pursuing a Passion, while Writing an Epitaph
Mar 26, 2009
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Tom Kilgore
CEO
Tennessee Valley Authority
Future Relationship with Energy (not available online)
Oct 8, 2008
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Joan Zimmerman
CEO
Southern Shows, Inc
You Don't Get A Reputation for What You are Going to Do
Apr 1, 2008
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Robert Niblock
Chairman and CEO
Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Thoughts on Leadership
Oct 23, 2007
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Suzanne H. Freeman
President
Carolinas Medical Center
Tea Bags, Boomerangs and Yardsticks
Mar 28, 2007
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Edward R. "Bobby" Ginn
President
The Ginn Company
Developing a Vision of Master Planned Communities
Oct 5, 2006
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G. Alexander Bernhardt Sr.
Chairman and CEO
Bernhardt Furniture Industries
The Inevitability of Change
Apr 7, 2006
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Ernie Schaub
President and CEO
EnPro Industries
How Old Values Succeed in a New Era
Nov 9, 2005
CEO Lecture Audio
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F. Duane Ackerman
Chairman and CEO
BellSouth Corporation
Leading with Balance in a High-Speed World
Apr 8, 2005
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Robert Greczyn Jr.
Chairman and CEO
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
Where the Buck Stops: Personal Responsibility in a "Not Me" Society
Sep 22, 2004
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Robert Ingram
Vice Chairman Pharmaceuticals
GlaxoSmithKline
Ethics and Industry: The Face in the Mirror
Mar 18, 2004
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Robert S. Stec
Chairman and CEO
Lexington Home Brands
Passion & Leadership: What's It to You?
Nov 13, 2003
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David L. Burner
Chairman and CEO
Goodrich Corporation
Taking the 'BF' Out of Goodrich
Apr 11, 2003
CEO Lecture Audio
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G. Kennedy Thompson
CEO and President
Wachovia
Success: It's More Than the Bottom Line
Oct 8, 2002
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Roger Beahm
CEO & President
Coyne Beahm Inc.
The Cost of Freedom...The Challenges of Becoming an Entrepreneur
Apr 10, 2002
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