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Executive Recognition Summit


Top executives joined together at the fifth annual Executive Recognition Summit in Boston to share insights about the power of appreciation and its ability to accelerate company goals. Key topics discussed: managing through an economic downturn, meeting the needs of a global workforce, and strategies to encourage great work.

Hotel Intercontinental

Boston, Massachusetts

We invite you to experience Summit highlights and key insights. Download video clips and presentations and discover many of the great ideas exchanged.

Texas Roadhouse: Establishing a Legendary Culture
Texas Roadhouse: Winner of the Carrot Culture Award

Attendee Survey Results 2009
See what we had to say about the summit.

Accelerating Leadership Transitions

Dr. Michael Watkins
Bestselling author of The First 90 Days

Using Recognition to Improve Performance

Ned Lidvall
and Cheryl Hutchinson
CEO, Friendly's Ice Cream Corp. Senior Director, Human Resources, Friendly's Ice Cream Corp.

Alicia Sacramone

Silver Medalist, U.S Women's Gymnastics Team

Engaging Managers in the Cause

Charlie Wall
Senior Vice President, Human Resources, United Water

Gladys Williams-Tillmon

Vice President, Corporate Training, AFLAC

Less Turnover through Better Engagement

Tom Stuewe
Senior Vice President, North American Operations, Sutherland Global Services

Findings from Towers Watson's Global Recognition Study

Chester Elton
New York Times bestselling author of The Carrot Principle

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