FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FROM THE CENTER FOR VALUES-DRIVEN LEADERSHIP
COLLEGE OF BUSINESS, BENEDICTINE UNIVERSITY
Marie Di Virgilio
Release Date: Tuesday, May 06, 2008
The College of Business at Benedictine University announced today the launch of the Center for Values-Driven Leadership (CVDL). The Center’s purpose is to advance the understanding and practice of values-driven leadership for the benefit of business and society worldwide. Initiatives will include a Ph.D., executive education, and research programs focused on values-driven leadership and corporate sustainability.
Benedictine University President, William Carroll, explained that the vision of the CVDL is to be the world’s leading provider of values-driven leadership research and education tailored to senior-level executives. He said, “the world is calling for values-driven business leadership, and there’s no better place to study and develop it than at Benedictine University.”
Sandra Gill, Dean of the College of Business and Co-Founder of CVDL added, "our Center for Values-Driven Leadership is a global community built on the best in business - on the core values, courage, and commitments that produce better products and services, better bottom lines, better communities, and a healthier planet. We embrace this adventure, and welcome the challenge!"
Founded in 1887, Benedictine University is a Catholic University in the Benedictine tradition providing a values-centered education designed to prepare people from diverse backgrounds for a lifetime as active, informed and responsible leaders in the world community.
The University offers a wide array of undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs through its five colleges: the College of Business, the College of Education and Health Services, the College of Liberal Arts, the College of Science, and the Margaret and Harold Moser College of Adult and Professional Studies. More information about Benedictine University can be found at www.ben.edu.
The Center for Values-Driven Leadership offers research, education, and outreach opportunities to help business leaders forge new paths to profitability. It is a gathering place where top executives, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders come together to innovate at the forefront of values-driven business practice. More information about the Center can be found at www.cvdl.org or by calling 630-829-2178.
The Center for Values-Driven Leadership offers research, education and outreach opportunities to help business leaders forge new paths to profitability. It is a gathering place where top executives, entrepreneurs and thought leaders come together to innovate at the forefront of values-driven business practice.
The CVDL is launching a Revolution in Responsible Business by bringing the boardroom together with the classroom to capture proven practices, advance radical new ideas, and lead to a better way of doing business. Find out how we're igniting a revolution and what you can do to get involved.
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