2015 Corporate Leadership Breakfast
Thursday, February 12, 2015
8:00am – Networking
8:30am – Breakfast and Program
City Club, 155 Sansome, 10th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
The Shared Economy: A Fireside Chat
with Brian Chesky,
co-founder and CEO at Airbnb
Moderated by Jim Henry
San Francisco Managing Partner at PwC
Brian is the co-founder and CEO at Airbnb. He drives the company’s vision, strategy and growth as it provides interesting and unique ways for people to travel and changes the lives of its community. Under Brian’s leadership, Airbnb stands at the forefront of the sharing economy, and has expanded to over 800,000 listings in 190 countries. Brian met co-founder Joe Gebbia at the Rhode Island School of Design where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in industrial design.
The event will end at about 9:30am.
Dress is Business or Business Casual.
For questions, please contact our special events manager at (415) 673-0911, ext. 306 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Past Guest Speakers:
2014 – George C. Halvorson, Chairman and CEO, Kaiser Permanente 2002-2013.
Presentation Topic: “Affordable Care, Healthy People and the Next Set of Priorities for Us All.”
View photos from 2014 event.
2013 – Carrie Schwab-Pomerantz, President, Charles Schwab Foundation Senior Vice President, Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
View the photos here: 2013 Corporate Leadership Breakfast
2012 – Chip Conley, Founder, Joie de Vivre
Presentation Topic: “What I Learned about Business, the Community, and Myself during 25 years in the Tenderloin”
View the 2012 Photos
2011 – Larry Baer, President and COO, San Francisco Giants
Presentation Topic: “Taking Risks to Achieve Your Dreams”
View the 2011 Photos
2010 – Ted Schlein, Managing Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers.
Presentation Topic: “The Business of Hope”, Venture Investing in Digital Tech, Green Tech, Life Sciences, and Our Youth
2008 – Louis J. Lavigne, Jr., former EVP & CFO, Genentech, Inc.
Presentation Topic: “What’s Your Strategy?”, “What makes a Good to Great Company?”, and “Strategic Plan is Bridge to Succeeding with Vision”.
2007 – Howard I. Atkins, SEVP & CFO, Wells Fargo & Company
Presentation Topic: Corporate and Foundation Philanthropy
2006 (November) –Harris Barton, Managing Partner/Founder, HRJ Capital, Former San Francisco 49er, Three-Time Super Bowl Champ
Presentation Topic: “Winning Strategies”, Lessons Learned Along the Way
2006 (January) – Patricia C. Dunn, former CEO, Barclays Global Investors
Presentation Topic: Corporate Social Responsibility
2005 – Howard Lester, Chairman, Williams-Sonoma, Inc.
Presentation Topic: Corporate Philanthropy