Panel: CEO Best Practices for Scaling Fast Growth Companies (2011 Endeavor Entrepreneur Summit)
Moderator: Leo Tilman (President, L.M. Tilman & Co.) Speakers: Jeff Housenbold (President and CEO, Shutterfly) Gina Bianchini (Cofounder and Former CEO, Ning.com) Tricia Tomlinson (VP, Human Resources, Genomic Health) CEOs of rapidly growing companies must define their core vision and ensure every business-planning decision relates back to that vision. This isn't easy to do, particularly in the face of ever-present challenges surrounding strategy, hiring, culture and leadership. This panel explores the role of the CEO from three key angles -- strategy, talent, and communication -- and provides concrete examples from entrepreneurs and senior executives.