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George G. Spaulding Distinguished Executive Speaker Series

The George G. Spaulding Distinguished Executive Speaker Series was established in 1995 by the late George Spaulding, former General Motors executive, Post & Courier columnist, and first Executive-in-Residence for the School of Business. As part of the speaker series, Spaulding brought top corporate CEOs and executives to share their professional success stories and case histories with business students. The George Spaulding Distinguished Executive Speaker Series roster has included executives from NBC, General Motors, Proctor & Gamble, S.C. elected officials, military leaders, Avon, Vera Bradley, Trader Joes, and others [view full list of past speakers]. The series continues in Spaulding's honor.gil

Stephen Gilchrist has been selected as the Fall 2017 distinguished executive speaker. Gilchrist will speak to CofC students, alumni and faculty as well as members of the community on Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 2 p.m. in the Wells Fargo Auditorium on the topic of race and entrepreneurship in America. An RSVP is required for this event. Secure your spot here!

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