Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Virginia CEOs Report Economic Outlook in 2012 4th Quarter Survey

Robins School of Business –Virginia Council of CEOs survey finds economic uncertainty, slow growth and staffing issues the top three areas of concern heading into 2013.   [January 18, 2013.] Each quarter the Virginia Council of CEOs (VACEOs) and University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business partner to take the pulse of top executives in the region. […]

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Tuesday, December 11, 2012

VACEOS Member Eric Sundberg, President Southern Electronics: Leader, Futurist.

  (Trouble seeing video? Please refresh screen.)   Eric Sundberg is a self-proclaimed futurist with an astute “fix it gene” and a fondness for travel. He is tall, thin, and is as equally intense about his work as he is about his love for his giant german shepherd, King, who lounges causally in his office. […]

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Wednesday, November 7, 2012

VACEOS Member David Bender: Inside the Passion (Part II)

  In our first David Bender, Inside the Passion article, we learned that David’s drive for success came at a very early age. Today the Weeded! Lawn Care CEO is in the midst of transitioning to a new open management style.   He is clearly enthusiastic about his company’s future.   David says, “Three years ago […]

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Friday, November 2, 2012

VACEOS Members Host Political Events, Share Five Lessons Learned

  In a incredibly competitive presidential campaign season, two Virginia Council members briefly found their way into the 2012 race and into the national spotlight.   We sat down with Mobility Supercenter CEO Kaye Crenshaw and her husband Lee, along with  Melissa Ball, CEO of Ball Office Products, to discuss the events that brought Republican […]

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Tuesday, October 23, 2012

VACEOS Member David Bender: Inside the Passion (Part 1)

(Trouble seeing video? Please refresh screen.) It was a simple challenge, really. But it unleashed a competitive spirit in a youngster and ignited a flame that burns beyond bright to this day.   Weeded! Lawn Service CEO, David Bender explains, “Like a lot of kids, I mowed neighbor’s lawn here and there for some extra […]

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