September 7, 2018


John Donovan
CEO, AT&T Communications

John Donovan, CEO – AT&T Communications, is responsible for the bulk of AT&T’s global telecommunications and video services businesses, including AT&T’s Business, Entertainment, and Technology & Operations groups. AT&T Communications is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AT&T Inc.
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September 21, 2018

Bill DeLaney
Former CEO, Sysco Corporation until January 1, 2018.

Bill DeLaney is the former CEO for Sysco Corporation. DeLaney served as CEO from 2009 until January 1, 2018.
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September 28, 2018

Elaine Paul
CFO, Strategy & Business Development, Hulu

Elaine Paul is the Chief Financial Officer, Strategy & Business Development. Prior to joining Hulu, Elaine served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy at the Walt Disney Company, where she led various acquisitions, new business initiatives, and strategic investments, including Disney’s original investment in Hulu in 2009.

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October 5, 2018


Tim Andree
Executive Vice President, Dentsu

Tim joined Dentsu in 2006 as CEO of Dentsu America. Within two years, it was ranked by Ad Age as the fastest-growing agency in the U.S. That same year, Tim was named Dentsu Inc.’s first non-Japanese Executive Officer.
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October 12, 2018


Michelle Gass
CEO, Kohl’s

Michelle Gass, chief executive officer, is responsible for Kohl’s long-term growth and profitability, along with strategic direction.
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October 26, 2018

Ryan McInerney
President, Visa

Ryan McInerney has been the president of Visa, since June of 2013, and is responsible for delivering value to Visa’s financial institutions, acquirers, merchants and strategic partners in 200 countries and territories around the world.

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Boardroom Insights Schedule

Lectures are held on selected Fridays from:

  • 10:40 a.m. to 12:10 p.m.
  • Jordan Auditorium of the Mendoza College of Business

"Boardroom Insights" is listed as BAUG 30209 or MBGR 60220, and is open to all Notre Dame undergraduate and graduate students and employees.

There are no prerequisites to enroll.

No examinations or graded assignments. Students must attend six of seven lectures in order to receive credit for the course; no excused or unexcused absences. There are no required textbook purchases for this course. From time to time, we will distribute selected reprints, journal articles or web page references. You are to read each of these in preparation for the talk to be given by the next speaker in the series. See your academic advisor or your department chair for additional details.

The public and media are welcomed.


Jean Meade
Phone: (574) 631-3277