Lunch & Learn: Food For Thought

Visionary leaders stir others and inspire them to discover and cultivate their best gifts and talents. They are a blessing to their organizations, their communities, and the world beyond.

Through our Lunch & Learn Series, The University of Mary and the Bismarck-Mandan Chamber of Commerce invite our community to gather, learn and share with us.

2016-2017 Lunch & Learn Events


Admiral William A. Owens

Admiral William (Bill) A. Owens

Chairman, CenturyLink Telecom

November 29, 2016
Butler Hall

11:30 am - Lunch
12 noon - Presentation

Bill Owens is currently the Chairman of CenturyLink Telecom (the third largest telecoms company in the U.S.) and also serves on the board of Wipro. He is the Executive Chairman of Red Bison Advisory Group. RBAG is a company that identifies opportunities with proven enterprises in China and the U.S., and creates dynamic partnerships focusing in two sectors: natural resources (oil, gas and fertilizer plants) and information and communication technology. Most recently, he was the Chairman of AEA Investors Asia, a global private equity firm located in Hong Kong, and Vice Chairman of the NYSE for Asia. Owens serves as a Director on the board of Eastern Airlines and HUMM.


Save the Date and Reserve Your Seat

Lunch is offered to registered attendees beginning at 11:30 am and speakers begin promptly at 12 noon. All Lunch & Learn presentations are hosted in Butler Hall within the Gary Tharaldson School of Business.

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