Tuesday, May 1, 2012
The Jerry Chazen event scheduled for Thursday, May 3rd from 5 - 6:00 PM has been cancelled! Mr. Chazen has taken ill and is unable to travel. We hope to reschedule the event in the fall.
THE SCHOOL OF HUMAN ECOLOGY & THE WISCONSIN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS ARE PROUD TO WELCOME JERRY CHAZEN, CO-FOUNDER OF LIZ CLAIBORNE AND UW ALUMNI
Mr. Chazen is the author of a brand new business memoir entitled, “MY LIFE AT LIZ CLAIBORNE: How We Broke the Rules and Built the Largest Fashion Company in the World.”
Mr. Chazen will share his insights and strategies of how to start and successfully manage a conglomerate like Liz Claiborne. He has extensive knowledge and experience in executive management, finance, corporate governance matters, private investing and product marketing. All of these great experiences have led to extraordinary accomplishments in the worlds of business, art and philanthropy.
Mr. Chazen received a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he was a member of Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity and an MBA from Columbia Business School. After an initial career on Wall Street and many years in the fashion industry, Mr. Chazen co-founded Liz Claiborne, Inc. Mr. Chazen is also the current Founder and Chairman of Chazen Capital Partners.
THURSDAY, MAY 3, 2012
5:00 – 6:00 P.M.
CHAZEN MUSEUM OF ART
RECEPTION TO FOLLOW
Hearing Mr. Chazen speak is an outstanding opportunity for students and faculty interested in Business, Entrepreneurship, Fashion and Design.
CO-SPONSORED BY THE SCHOOL OF HUMAN ECOLOGY AND THE WISCONSIN SCHOOL OF BUSINESS