SVP, Merchandise Marketing
Clark is responsible for marketing and merchandise for seasonal branding efforts as well as fashion, beauty, and home marketing across all media including TV, radio, direct mail, newspaper, magazine, online, and outdoor.
Nelda J. Connors
Tyco Electrical & Metal Products
Connors leads a $1.4 billion global unit of Tyco, which manufactures galvanized steel tube, piping, conduits, and other materials for electrical, mechanical, and industrial applications.
Managing Director & Global Head of Human Capital Management
Goldman Sachs Group Inc.
Named partner in 2000, Cooper, one of BE’s 100 Most Powerful Executives in Corporate America, oversees all functions related to staffing, including company efforts in recruiting, development, promotion, and retention. Cooper serves on the firm’s management committee and is vice chairwoman of the partnership committees.
LaVerne H. Council
President & Chief
Johnson & Johnson
Council is responsible for management of information technology and related systems for Johnson & Johnson’s worldwide enterprise, which includes more than 250 operating companies and 3,500 information technology employees—all on an annual budget of $1.9 billion.
SVP, North America Company Operations,
Burger King Corp.
DeClouet, one of BE’s 100 Most Powerful Executives in Corporate America, is responsible for all operations and profitability of the U.S. and Canadian company-owned restaurants. The global executive also oversees ongoing strategic re-imaging efforts intended to increase restaurant traffic and drive sales.