Tuesday, October 4, 2011
Worrell Professional Center
Developing Global Leaders for a Global Economy
Jeffrey R. Immelt is the ninth chairman of GE and has been named one of the “World’s Best CEOs” three times by Barron’s. Since he began serving as CEO, GE has been named “America’s Most Admired Company” by Fortune magazine and one of “The World’s Most Respected Companies” in polls by Barron’s and The Financial Times. In February 2011, Immelt was appointed chairman of the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.