Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 9 a.m.–10 a.m.
This quarter's SBGE Dean's Speaker Series welcomes Orlando Ashford, President, Holland America Line. Mr. Ashford will tell his story and discuss ideas from his book, Talentism.
As Holland America Line president, Orlando Ashford oversees sales, marketing, revenue management, deployment, itinerary planning, public relations, hotel operations and strategy. Before joining Holland America, Mr. Ashford was president of the Talent Business Segment of global consulting firm Mercer. Previously, he was senior vice president, chief human resources and communications officer of Mercer's parent, Marsh & McLennan Companies. He has also held executive positions at the Coca-Cola Company and Motorola Inc. His book, Talentism, examines how technology and human networks can bridge skills gaps, enhance business performance and improve society.