Contemporary Biographies in Business

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1 volume
250 Pages
30 Essays
Name Index


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December 2014 · 1 volume · 250 pages · 8"x10"

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Contemporary Biographies in Business
Contemporary Biographies in Business is a collection of biographies of "living leaders" in the field of business administration.

A supplement to Salem Press's Careers In series, a career-focused series collection of biographies of notable figures in business, this resource provides insight into the career paths and impact of these important figures.

Insightful and in-depth profiles feature:

  • Gina Bianchini, Entrepreneur
  • Peter Diamond, Economist and educator
  • Michelle Gass, President of Starbucks Europe
  • Eugene Kaspersky, Information security specialist; CEO of Kaspersky Lab
  • Beth Mooney, CEO of KeyCorp
  • Dambisa Moyo, Economist, author
  • Mikael Ohlsson, President and CEO of IKEA
  • Carmen Reinhart, Economist
  • Virginia M. Rometty, CEO of IBM
  • Julie Smolyansky, CEO of Lifeway Foods
  • Susan Wojcicki, Businesswoman and Google executive

An amazing collection of living leaders in the field, this resource will provide important insight from a wide array of mentors for students and researchers considering a career in business or business administration.

Careers in Business
Careers in Business explores a variety of growing fields to help young adults gain a head start in learning about the many career opportunities available for those who want to pursue a career in business.