Archive for December, 2012

Photos from the 2012 Irish America Business 100

On December 5, 2012, Irish America magazine celebrated the 2012 Business 100. Welcoming Keynote speaker Denis O’Brien, Founder & Chairman of Digicel, the 27th Annual Business 100 honored the best and brightest leaders in corporate America at the helm of some of the largest and most innovative companies in the world. To watch Denis O’Brien’sRead more..

Business 100 Honorees and Keynote Denis O’Brien Celebrated in New York

The top Irish-American and Irish-born leaders of the business world were celebrated in New York on Wednesday, December 5th, at the annual Irish America magazine Business 100 awards luncheon, the premier networking event for the Irish in corporate America. Leading Irish businessman Denis O’Brien delivered the 2012 Keynote Address. O’Brien is the founder of Digicel,Read more..

Maggie Sullivan Wilderotter

Maggie Wilderotter has been chairman and CEO of Frontier Communications, a Fortune 500 company, since 2006, having joined it in 2004 as president, CEO and a member of the board. Before this, she was SVP of Worldwide Public Sector at Microsoft. Maggie chairs the President’s National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee and serves on the boardsRead more..

Tucker Tooley

Tucker Tooley serves as president, Relativity Media, overseeing the company’s day-to-day operations,  its business divisions, personnel, and theatrical motion picture film slate. Joining Relativity in 2007 as president, Worldwide Production, Tucker was integral in transitioning the company’s Single Picture Films division into a full-fledged studio. His credits as executive producer include the 3-d adventure Immortals,Read more..

Anne Sweeney

As co-chairman of Media Networks, The Walt Disney Co., and president of the Disney-ABC Television Group, Anne Sweeney has risen through the ranks of television and was named one of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business by Fortune and one of The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women by Forbes. Anne is a recipient ofRead more..

Ted M. Sullivan

Ted M. Sullivan serves as a principal with Hibernia Management Consulting (HMC). With more than 18 years experience focusing on strategy and operational consulting, he is responsible for servicing Fortune 500 multinational clients within the entertainment and media industry. Prior to co-founding HMC, he was a managing director within KPMG’s Entertainment and Media Practice. TedRead more..

Brian W. Stack

Brian W. Stack is managing director of CIE Tours International, one of the largest producers of tourists to Ireland, Scotland, and many other areas of Europe. 2012 marks the 80th anniversary of CIE, and is also the company’s most successful year to date. Prior to joining CIE, Brian worked with Aer Lingus, The Irish TouristRead more..

Brian Ruane

Brian Ruane is a member of the Executive Committee for Pershing, a BNY Mellon company, and a member of BNY Mellon’s Operating Committee. He is responsible for Broker-Dealer Services, U.S. Tri-Party Services, Derivatives Clearing and co-leads Pershing Prime Services. Prior to his current role, Brian was CEO of BNY Mellon’s Alternative Investment and Broker-Dealer Services.Read more..

Wilbur L. Ross

Wilbur L. Ross, Jr. is CEO and chairman of WL Ross & Co. LLC, and member of the Office of the Chairman and Investment Committee of Invesco. An  industry leader in bankruptcy, restructuring and privatization services, he is one of the leading financial advisors and investors to have been involved in some of the largestRead more..

Edward T. Reilly

Since 2001, Edward T. Reilly has been the 17th president and CEO of the American Management Association. AMA is the world’s leading not-for-profit membership-based management development, research and publishing organization. Ed previously served as president and CEO of Big Flower Holdings, Inc., a leading provider of integrated marketing and advertising services. Prior to that, EdRead more..