Lunch With A Leader
The Winston Center offers opportunities for students to meet with leaders in close quarters for lunch and informal conversation several times each year. An effort is made to invite student participants who have a demonstrated interest that is related to the leader’s area of expertise.
Phil LeBeau, P'18
Monday, February 13, 2017
Fulton Honors Library (2nd Floor) | 12:00PM
LeBeau’s coverage over the last two decades has included exclusive interviews with CEO’s and industry leaders and breaking some of the biggest stories impacting the auto and airline industries. His reports on the federal bailout of the auto industry in 2008 has been lauded for its scope and perspective. Those reports ranged from reporting at auto plants as they shut down to filing live analysis at the White House as President Obama’s team set out to save the auto industry from a total collapse. In 2010, as America’s auto industry was rebounding, LeBeau conducted an exclusive one-on-one live interview with President Barack Obama at the Ford assembly plant in Chicago.
LeBeau has also reported one-hour documentaries for the network, including "Dreamliner: Inside the World's Most Anticipated Airplane," "Ford: Rebuilding an American Icon" and "Saving General Motors" and "Failure to Recall: Investigating GM," which won a 2014 Society of American Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) Award.
Prior to joining CNBC, LeBeau served as a media relations specialist for Van Kampen Funds in Oak Brook Terrace, Ill., and was instrumental in implementing an initiative to communicate the company's mutual fund and investment practices to the public and the press. While at Van Kampen, LeBeau held a Series 6 license.
Previously, he held general assignment reporting positions at KCNC-TV, the CBS affiliate in Denver, and KAKE-TV, the ABC affiliate in Wichita, Kan. LeBeau began his career as a field producer at WCCO-TV in Minneapolis, where he wrote, produced and researched consumer stories. He graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Journalism with a bachelor's degree in journalism and broadcasting.
Follow Phil LeBeau on Twitter @Lebeaucarnews.
Kenneth '95 and Won Young Giuriceo '95
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Lynch Conference Room (Fulton 515) | 12:00 PM
Kenneth A. Giuriceo is a partner at Clayton Dubilier & Rice, one of the oldest private equity firms in the world, with approximately $20 billion in assets under management. Mr. Giuriceo has been with CD&R for 11 years. He plays a leading role in the Firm's investments in David's Bridal, Envision Healthcare, Healogics, John Deere Landscapes and ServiceMaster as he did with the investment in Sally Beauty. He was made partner at CD&R in 2008. Prior to joining CD&R, Mr. Giuriceo worked in the principal investment area and investment banking division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. He is a Director of David's Bridal, Envision, Healogics, John Deere Landscapes and ServiceMaster and a former Director of Sally Beauty. Mr. Giuriceo earned a B.S. from Boston College and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Won Young Giuriceo, CSOM '95, is a homemaker. She worked as an accountant at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC) within the audit division for 12 years. Her clients were comprised of Fortune 50 multinational clients within the retail and consumer sectors. She currently serves as treasurer at the One Love Foundation, a nonprofit advocating for relationship violence prevention. She has been an active volunteer within the Bronxville School system.