Special Visitors Make Fisher a Home for Economic Dialogue
Above: Federal Reserve chair Ben S. Bernanke (3rd from left) held a “Conversation on the Economy” at Fisher in November 2010 with (left to right) business leaders Curtis Moody, president and CEO, Moody•Nolan, Inc.; Samuel Palmisano, chairman of the board and CEO, IBM Corporation; (Bernanke); Dwight Smith, CEO, Sophisticated Systems; Alan Mulally, president and CEO, Ford Motor Company; and Jeni Britton Bauer, president, Jeni’s Splendid Ice Creams.

Below: Speaking to Fisher students were (left to right) Limited Brands’ founder, chair, and CEO Leslie H. Wexner; JPMorgan Chase chair and CEO Jamie Dimon; Ohio Governor John Kasich, and Interim Chief Investment Officer and President of Job Ohio Mark Kvamme.

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 Sherrod Brown
Senator Sherrod Brown chose Fisher in March 2010 as the setting to convene his first gathering of the Ohio Export Advisory Group to discuss the importance of exports to America’s economy and job creation. Brown is a member of the President’s Export Council.
Steve Russell
Steve Russell (BSBA ’86), senior vice president and chief people officer for McDonald’s Corporation, spoke with Fisher graduate students in May 2011 as part of the Leadership and Professional Development program.Learn More

Destination Fisher

Lexi Merritt, an undergraduate student in the Honors Cohort, presented Federal Reserve chair Ben S. Bernanke with a Fisher bookmark after he paid a surprise visit to the class.

Congressman Steve Stivers with Fisher Dean Christine Poon

Ohio Congressman Steve Stivers (MBA ’96) convened the Jobs Forum at Fisher in May 2011. The event brought together central Ohio business leaders, many of whom are Fisher alumni, to discuss job and economic growth in the region and how the federal government can assist Ohio.

Former Senator Paul Sarbanes

Former U.S. Senator Paul Sarbanes, coauthor of the landmark Sarbanes-Oxley Act, which overhauled federal oversight of public companies, spoke with Fisher students in April 2011.

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