Johnson & Strachan Distinguished Speaker Series featuring Michael J. Saylor, Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of MicroStrategy
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 from 5:30 PM to 7:45 PM (EST)
School of Management at George Mason University Presents:
The 2012 Johnson & Strachan Distinguished Speaker Series
Featuring Michael J. Saylor
5:30 p.m. Registration and networking reception with hors d'oeuvres
6:30 p.m. Program begins
7:45 p.m. Event concludes
Mr. Saylor has served as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer since founding MicroStrategy in November 1989 and as President from November 1989 to November 2000 and from January 2005 to October 2012. Prior to founding MicroStrategy, Mr. Saylor was employed by E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company as a Venture Manager from 1988 to 1989 and by Federal Group, Inc. as a consultant from 1987 to 1988. Mr. Saylor received an S.B. in Aeronautics and Astronautics and an S.B. in Science, Technology and Society from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Mr. Saylor is the bestselling author of the book The Mobile Wave. For more information please visit www.Michael.com.
The Johnson & Strachan Distinguished Speaker Series is a community-based academic initiative that enriches the educational experience of the school’s students, faculty, and alumni while building and strengthening relationships with the region’s business community.
Focusing on finance issues, the Distinguished Speaker Series brings a diverse group of corporate leaders, government officials, and renowned academicians to George Mason’s Fairfax campus. These exceptional speakers discuss the strategic and operational issues critical to the nation’s ability to sustain and enhance its competitive edge in a global economy. Their ideas and solutions will benefit students, faculty, and the community by offering insight and fostering provocative discussion.
The series is sponsored by Johnson & Strachan, Inc., whose president, Jeff Johnson, is a School of Management alumnus with a BS in accounting. Johnson & Strachan is a full service, multi-line, commercial and personal insurance agency offering a wide range of products and services to corporations, nonprofits, educational institutions, and small businesses. Their multi-faceted team of insurance and financial services experts has more than 100 years combined experience in the field. For over 25 years, they have been dedicated to serving the needs of their clients with excellent service and a unique approach to their insurance needs. For more information on Johnson & Strachan, visit http://www.jsinsurance.com/.
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