PNC C-Speak: The Language of Executives Central PA WITF presents C-Speak: The Language of Executives, supported by PNC. Each episode in this series features local and regional C-level executives talking about relevant and timely business topics. This knowledge-sharing platform provides insights on forward-thinking business approaches that encourage business leaders to think differently.
PNC C-Speak: The Language of Executives Central PA

PNC C-Speak: The Language of Executives Central PA

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WITF presents C-Speak: The Language of Executives, supported by PNC. Each episode in this series features local and regional C-level executives talking about relevant and timely business topics. This knowledge-sharing platform provides insights on forward-thinking business approaches that encourage business leaders to think differently.

Most Recent Episodes

Unlocking Potential Greatness at Penn State University with Dr. Neeli Bendapudi

Dr. Neeli Bendapudi is the 19th President of The Pennsylvania State University. As the new president of one of the nation's original land-grant universities, Bendapudi wants to unlock Penn State's potential for greatness as a catalyst for collaboration and innovation while strengthening its diversity, equity and inclusion through a data driven approach. As a self-described non-normative leader, Dr. Bendapudi harnesses her rich background in marketing, banking and academia as she charts the university's next chapter. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Unlocking Potential Greatness at Penn State University with Dr. Neeli Bendapudi

Leading Through Crisis with Bob Scaer

As CEO, how prepared are you for a major corporate crisis? What about two crises at the same time? That's the challenge Bob Scaer and his team at Gannett Fleming faced at the height of the pandemic. Hear his perspective on leading through a crisis on this episode of PNC C-Speak podcast. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Embracing Radical Candor with Shaun Clair

Lady Gaga, Bruce Springsteen, Taylor Swift and Jay Z – what do these megastars have in common? They rely on CLAIR GLOBAL to provide premium sound at their LIVE events. Shaun Clair, vice president of sales, takes us behind-the-scenes of the Lititz company at the center of some of the boldest global musical performances. Clair says avoid "ruinous empathy" and embrace "radical candor" to get the best performance from your team. His insights on this episode of PNC C-Speak: The Language of Executives. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Improving Public Healthcare with Dr. Roxanna Gapstur

Post-pandemic, Central PA's medical sector comes roaring back with fierce competition, bold partnerships and data-sharing to improve public health. WellSpan Health CEO Dr. Roxanna Gapstur says it's the new "ecosystem of health care" and it's here to stay. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

New Workers, New Paths to Work with Pedro Rivera

How do you find workers to fill jobs in Central PA, even for careers that haven't been invented yet? A smart place to start is Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology in Lancaster. Stevens President Pedro Rivera says embrace the "YES" when faced with a challenge. His insights on technology and education on this episode of PNC C-Speak: The Language of Executives. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Be A Good Listener with Bob Ortenzio

From one hospital in Central PA to a $6 billion nationally ranked health care network. Select Medical's Executive Chairman Bob Ortenzio says if you're not listening, you're not leading. He shares his keys to business success on this episode of the PNC C-Speak podcast. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Disruption as Opportunity with Michele Buck

The Hershey Company's President and CEO, Michele Buck, always needs to be thinking about the future. On this episode Michele shares her thoughts on how to keep up with the constant changes brought by the marketplace and consumers, how she views disruption as an opportunity, and what it will take for companies and leaders to be successful in a fast-moving dynamic environment. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Corporate Responsibility with Hasu Shah

Should businesses work to give back to the communities they serve? What is the relationship between philanthropy and influence? Hasu Shah has been recognized for his business accomplishments and his philanthropic endeavors. On this episode, Mr. Shah shares how he came to recognize philanthropy as a very important part of his business. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Workforce & Economic Development with Lisa Riggs

The past year has brought dramatic changes to businesses and the job market. We talk to Lisa Riggs, President at Economic Development Company of Lancaster County, to learn what changes are expected in the job market. We'll also talk about steps business leaders can take to help influence the direction the job market takes in the future. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Understanding the Multicultural Market with George Fernandez

How can your company develop more positive and sustainable connections in today's multicultural marketplace? George Fernandez, CEO and founder of Latino Connection, provides insights that could help your businesses connect with the Latinx community. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.