Executive Ethics Symposium Panelists
2012 Executive Ethics Symposium panelists include:
Community Development, B Lab
Andy Fyfe works in Community Development for the nonprofit B Lab. B Lab is dedicated to using the power of business to address the world's most pressing social and environmental problems. By supporting entrepreneurs who are using business as a force for good, B Corporations are redefining success in business. Andy has a background in microfinance, non-profit management, co-working space design and operations, and is an alum of University of Colorado at Boulder with a BA in International Affairs and a certificate in Peace and Conflict Studies. For B Lab, Andy works to build the community of Certified B Corporations and amplify the voice of these entrepreneurs by differentiating themselves through standards, being legally protected to consider stakeholders, as well as accessing mission-aligned capital.
President and CEO, Goodmans Interior Structures
Adam Goodman, president and CEO of Goodmans Interior Structures, is the third generation to lead the family business. Adam established Goodmans’ stake in the emerging fields of interior construction and flexible infrastructure and is now challenging customers to understand the fundamental purpose of office space and to rethink traditional office planning paradigms. Under Adam’s leadership, Goodmans has developed many innovative programs to give back to the community. These programs include Office Chair Hockey, Goodmans Eye for the Good Guy, AIM to Make a Difference, Rooted in Good, GoodART, GoodTHREADS, and more. In 2009, Goodmans won the first-ever ACE Award for Community Impact, in 2011 Goodmans became the third certified B Corporation in Arizona, and in 2012 Goodmans was honored as the Phoenix Chamber of Commerce Impact Business of the Year.
Professor of Law, James E. Rogers College of Law, The University of Arizona
William K. Sjostrom Jr. is a professor of law at the University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, where he teaches business organizations, securities regulation, and mergers and acquisitions. His scholarship focuses on securities regulation and corporate law. Before entering academia, Professor Sjostrom was an attorney with Fredrikson & Byron in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His practice included public and private securities offerings, venture capital financing, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance. He holds a B.S. in finance with high honors from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a J.D. magna cum laude from Notre Dame Law School.
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