Union League Breakfast
Members of the FACC Philadelphia
were cordially invited to
The Union League Business Leadership Forum
The First Annual
General Winfield Scott Hancock Lecture
Applying lessons from history to today’s business.
Wednesday, October 21st, 2015
7:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Winfield Scott Hancock
(February 14, 1824 – February 9, 1886)
Born in Montgomeryville, PA, Winfield Scott Hancock was a career U.S. Army officer and the Democratic nominee for
President of the United States in 1880. He served with distinction in the Army for four decades, including service in
the Mexican-American War and as a Union general in the American Civil War. Known to his Army colleagues as
“Hancock the Superb”, he was noted in particular for his personal leadership at the Battle of Gettysburg in 1863.
The Union League of Philadelphia
140 S. Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102
The Union League Business Leadership Forum (ULBLF) invited the FACC to be a Guest Group at their First Annual General Hancock Lecture. This event was free for FACC Members. Almost 100 business leaders participated.
Jim Mundy, the Director of Education and Planning at the Union League, and Michael Useem, the William and Jacalyn Egan Professor of Management at the Wharton School, led an interactive discussion on applying lessons from history to today’s business. Professor Useem is also Director of the Center for Leadership and Change Management.
These meetings bring together business owners and decision-makers from the Philadelphia area to network and share contacts with Union League members and their guests. The ULBLF is dedicated to enhancing its members and their business by providing targeted education, unique resources, exclusive networking, and meaningful relationships.
7:30 AM Networking & Breakfast
8:00 AM Program Begins
9:30 AM Conclusion
Business Attire Required.
Click here for the Union League’s Dress Code.
Guests networked with business cards and a 30-second elevator pitch to promote their business.