NIRI-Rocky Mountain Summit: Understanding Leadership's Influence on Value Creation

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2018
1:30 PM - 7:00 PM MT

Location: RE/MAX

Additional Information

5075 S. Syracuse St.
Greenwood Village, CO 80237


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Summit Agenda



Scott Casper, Senior Manager of Investor Relations, RE/MAX (NYSE: RMAX)


Session 1: How Leadership Drives Shareholder Value:   

The Edelman Trust Barometer and Case Study Overview

  • Investors' perceptions of factors that contribute to building trust in companies
  • Positive and negative factors that correlate with having/lacking trust
  • IRO Roadmap for building investor trust

Presented by: 

Deb Wasser, EVP,U.S. Practice Lead, Investor Relations,  Edelman

Dan Sweeney, Director, Institute for Enterprise Ethics, University of Denver

Moderated by Jeff Zilka, Senior Counselor, Financial Communications, Edelman



Session 2: How Culture, Reputation and Trust Impact a Company's Competitive Position and Success

  • Maintain a long-term mindset in management of the company
  • How culture promotes business performance and impacts the bottom line
  • Building trust and value creation with investors

CEO Fireside Chat with:

John Hayes, Chairman, President & CEO, Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL)

John Kelley, former CEO of McData and now CEO of a startup called CereScan

Moderated by Deb Kelly, Partner, Genesis



Session 3: How Long-Term Companies Can Thrive in the Public Markets

  • How significant is the issue of short-termism in the markets today and its impact on value creation and what can companies do about it?
  • Re-thinking the investor-corporate dialogue in the age of MIFID II and the rise of the engaged shareholder
  • Practical tools to attract long-term investors

Presented by: 

Sarah Williamson, CEO,  FCLTGlobal (Focusing Capital on the LongTerm)

Moderated by Kathleen Marvin, Director, Investor Relations, CSG (NASDAQ: CSGS)