C-Suite Speaker Series - Alex Fischer, The Columbus Partnership

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Name: C-Suite Speaker Series - Alex Fischer, The Columbus Partnership
Date: November 8, 2017
Time: 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM EST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
Alex Fischer, President and CEO, The Columbus Partnership, is the guest speaker at the New Albany Chamber of Commerce’s C-Suite Speaker Series Luncheon, November 8, 2017, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the New Albany Country Club.
 
The Columbus Partnership is comprised of CEOs from Columbus’ leading businesses and institutions.  Economic Development, through the work of Columbus 2020 is the main focus of the Partnership, and provides the underpinning for all aspects of the organization.
 
As the sole winner of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Smart Cities Challenge, Columbus will be a global teacher for cities around the world on how to “become Smart” by embracing the reinvention of transportation to accelerate human progress. The Columbus Partnership, representing the Columbus Region’s private sector, is the lead implementation partner for the grant program and is responsible for the initiative’s Acceleration Fund, which is credited as a significant factor in Columbus’ winning of the challenge.

About Alex Fischer
In addition to being the President and CEO of the Columbus Partnership, Alex Fischer serves as Chairman of Nationwide Children’s Hospital, a Trustee of The Ohio State University; serves and on the boards of Advanced Drainage Systems, Columbus 2020, Nationwide Children’s Championship, and The Ohio State Innovation Foundation.
 
A native of Hendersonville, Tennessee, Fischer graduated from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a master’s degree from the school of Architecture and Planning.  He has been honored with several community service awards including the Ernst & Young Supporter of Entrepreneurship of the Year and Postman Medal for his outstanding leadership in Business and Government.
 
About C-Suite Speaker Series
This luncheon series brings CEOs, CFOs, COOs and other C-Suite level executives from leading companies in central Ohio to speak and engage with members of the New Albany business community. Past speakers include Cheryl Krueger, Founder & Former CEO of Cheryl & Co.; Diane Ellis, CEO, The Limited; Claus von Zychlin, Former CEO, Mount Carmel Health System; Cameron Mitchell, President & Founder, Cameron Mitchell Restaurants; Lisa Ingram, President & CEO, White Castle; and David Kornberg, President, Express.


2017 State of New Albany Recap
Location:
New Albany Country Club
One Club Lane
New Albany, Ohio  43054
Date/Time Information:
November 8, 2017
11:15 a.m. - Registration
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. - Lunch
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. - Program
Registration Deadline: November 3rd
Contact Information:
614-855-4400
Fees/Admission:
$30/Chamber Members
$35/Non-Chamber Members
$200/Table of 8
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