Business Leader

Ronald Fowlkes- The Man with Plateful Heart

Business, Business Leader
Ronald Fowlkes has enjoyed working in the law enforcement as the SWAT leader and the front lines of Marine. His steps of relaxing, chilling out and unwinding are giving and mentoring young sports teams. Ronald son for the last three years is actively involved in hockey Triple-A-team of St. Louis Blue with his father as the coach, mentor and the one responsible for their equipment. Additionally, he is the team off the ice trainer. Mentoring plays a more significant part than just giving back. It involves a direct taking role in organizing the tactical equipment.   Ronald starts his day as the leader with the FirstSpear, and he first experienced exposure to equipment and gears while in uniform. His central role as equipment guy is teaching the kids the importance of taking care of...

Louis Chenevert’s productive traits made him a leader

Business Leader, CEO, Company, Investments
CEO superstar Louis Chenevert is paving the way for other leaders to live up to all their potential. Born in Canada the thriving businessman knows how to run a business successfully without sacrificing the needs of employees and compromising environmental laws. He also takes an active role in the community making it his mission to give back. Mr. Chenevert is the former Chief Executive Officer and Chairman at United Technologies Corporation. Before he held these positions he worked at UTC as Chief Operating Officer and President. Prior to UTC Louis worked at General Motors for 14 years and Pratt & Whitney for seven years. He currently as a Senior Industry Advisor at Goldman Sachs and sits on a number of boards. Louis brings his ideas to reality by finding the upmost talented engineer...

Gregory Aziz: How One Man Grew National Steel Car

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
National Steel Car is one of Canada’s most prominent manufacturers of steel railroad cars that are designed to transport freight. A subsidiary of National Industries Inc, National Steel Car came about in the early 1900s as a result of a simple meeting of several local business leaders in the community. The men wanted to find a way for the city of Hamilton and for Ontario to join in the growing business of the railroad industry. At the time, the railroad was one of the most booming industries in the world. Canada had not yet carved out its piece of the pie in the railroad world and those men made the first step in doing so.   And thus, National Steel Car was founded in the small town of Hamilton, Ontario, where it then went on to become a leader across the world in the niche prod

Gregory Aziz Knows What Businesses Need

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Since Gregory James Aziz started working in the business world, he knew there were things he could do that would allow him to make things better for himself and for others. He spent a lot of time trying to give people the attention they needed to make things easier on themselves. No matter how hard Gregory Aziz had to work, he helped out the businesses he worked with. He tried to always put things in place for the companies so they didn't need to worry about all the issues going on in the industry. As long as Gregory Aziz knew how to help the businesses, they could thrive.   When Gregory J Aziz started working with banks, he knew he had talent. He spent a lot of time trying to make things better for everyone who was in the industry by allowing people to see all the banking optio...

Michael Burwell: Serving Willis Towers Watson

Broking Solutions, Business Expert, Business Leader, CFO, Finance, Financial Services, Risk Management
Willis Towers Watson is one of the largest financial firms in the world today. The company was established in 1828, and in around 200 years of operation, they keep on expanding and becoming a bigger financial company. Recently, one of their chief financial officers had to retire, and as a result, they had to hire a new one. They searched through the piles of application papers that was sent to them, and one of the applicants have garnered their attention. It was Michael Burwell, who has more than three decades of experience working in the financial industry. The board of directors back at Willis Towers Watson has noticed how impressive his background is, and they decided to hire him as the company’s new chief financial officer.     Michael Burwell will be given the respo

Drew Madden And His Vision For The American Health-Care Industry

Business Leader, CEO, Healthcare, Healthcare IT, Healthcare Technology, Medical Science, Medical Systems, Medical Technology
Americans are an innovative lot, famed for developing innovative solutions to various challenges. Many American solutions to problems in health care, manufacturing, and agriculture among other industries are used not only in America but also across the world. While Americans remain innovative, churning out solutions to problems in different sectors of their economy, the health-care industry is somewhat neglected. And it is not because innovators cannot come up with solutions to challenges in health care. Innovators do not understand problems in health care, argues Mike Townsend, a health-care entrepreneur, and a regular commentator. They are unaware of problems because most of them for long shied away from the health-care sector, citing unfavorable political interferences and too many r...

Michael Burwell, New CFO Of Willis Towers Watson

Broking Solutions, Business Leader, CFO, Financial Services, Risk Management
Michael Burwell has recently just landed a job as the Chief Financial Officer at Willis Tower Watson, a leading advisory and investment firm registered on NASDAQ. Over the course of more than 30 years, Michael Burwell has had a tremendous amount of experience in finance. His expertise goes extremely far beyond that of a normal investor, and that's part of the reason why he was chosen for this position.   Michael Burwell's past success at managing a company's finances, as well as his down to earth management style, are also key reasons why he was chosen. Over the course of 30 years, Burwell has seen it all in the markets. With diligent work and long hours invested over the course of his career, he has seemingly reached a pinnacle in the workplace by getting this job. Go Here for ...

NSC Will Dominate the Century

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
Gregory James Aziz was just the kind of chief executive officer that National Steel Car needed to get it out of its slumber and active yet again in the world of railcar manufacturing. National Steel Car was once the most prominent company in both America and Canada when it came to transporting goods by railcar. They were engaged in constant innovation and always pushed the envelope where the railway was concerned. However, over time they lost their way and needed somebody get them back on track. Yes, that was a rail way pun.   In order to get this engine rolling, see another rail way pun, Gregory James Aziz had to implement various pillars of business success. Aziz began by casting a powerful vision that grabbed the heartstrings of the company. He harkened back to National Steel...

National Steel Car Reigns Supreme

Business, Business Leader, Canada, CEO, Philantrophy, Railroad, Technology
The key to accumulating a wealth of funds is to find a passion of yours, unite that with your skills, and then find a way to make a ton of money off of it. Gregory James Aziz had always been good at taking something what was failing and making it a success. This may have been a student in elementary school, it could have been a nonprofit that was seeking to gain prominence, either way, Greg James Aziz found a way to make it work. When he turned his eye to business that is where he made the majority of his money.   National Steel Car had once been the most prominent rail car manufacturer in all of Canada. However, over time, their business began to dwindle as they lost market share due to their lack of creativity. They knew they needed new leadership and so they reached out to Gr...

Thousands Tune In To Shervin Pishevar Tweet Storm

Angel Investor, Business, Business Expert, Business Leader, Businessman, CEO, Entrepreneur, Investing, Investment Research, Investments, Investor, Venture Capitalist
Shervin Pishevar sent out a large number of tweets recently. The tweet storm included a total of 50 tweets, all hopefully numbered, Across a 21 hour period. Shervin Pishevar himself has over 90,000 followers. Additionally, many of the tweets were shared dozens if not hundreds of times. His tweets have since been picked up by a number of business blogs as well due to the information contained in them.   What did the tweets say? The tweets produced by Shervin Pishevar covered everything from the power held by US monopolies to the way the Dow Jones will likely be impacted by the market losing thousands of points in the next several months. While these are just observations from one person, it held a significant amount of content. It is getting a lot of individuals and busi...