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Location: PTC, 140 Kendrick St., Needham
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Description: POSTPONED
Leadership Speaks: George Bell, CEO, Upromise

PTC, 140 Kendrick Street, Needham
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The charge for this program is $40 for Members and $50 for Non-Members who pre-register; $50 for Members and $60 for Non-Members who register at-the-door.

Sponsored by McDermott, Will & Emery

George Bell joined Upromise in June 2001 as President and CEO, and a member of the board. He has been involved in the creation, marketing, circulation, and revenue generation of consumer businesses for 25 years. Prior to joining Upromise, George was Chairman and CEO of Excite@Home, where he shepherded the company through massive growth, evolving from 23 employees to more than 3,000 worldwide, and led the groundbreaking $7 billion 1999 merger of Excite and @Home.

Previously, George was instrumental in the launch of The Outdoor Life Network, a specialty cable channel; served as SVP, Times Mirror Magazines, where he oversaw all aspects of eight national, special interest magazines, such as SKI and Field & Stream; and was an Emmy Award winning producer and writer of adventure documentaries for ABC, Discovery Channel, and National Geographic. George is vice-chairman of the Massachusetts Software Council, Chairman of the Advisory Board of New England Trust for Public Lands, and a board member of Harris Interactive (NASDAQ: HPOL).

A charismatic leader and technology visionary, George will share with us his unique perspective on effecting change in an organization, surviving setbacks, and how to champion new technologies as a market leader in today's environment.

Leadership Speaks is a series of informal, interactive breakfast sessions that feature industry leaders speaking on the dramatic changes going on in the industry and highighting the people, the companies, and the innovations behind the changes. Leadership Speaks is hosted by the insightful and entertaining John Hession, Partner, McDermott, Will & Emery.

Cost: Members
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