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POSTPONED - W.L. Mellon CEO Speaker: Edward Stack

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Edward Stack
Chairman and CEO
Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc.

Ed Stack, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dick’s Sporting Goods since 1984, leads the largest, full-service sporting goods retailer in the country. He has led this Fortune 500 Corporation through a remarkable period of growth from just two stores in upstate New York to 530 Dick’s Sporting Good’s stores, 81 Golf Galaxy stores in 44 states and two relatively new concepts, Field & Stream and TrueRunner.

Mr. Stack’s recognitions and awards include: 1997, “Sports Executive Visionary of the Year,” Sports Style Magazine; “Entrepreneur of the Year in Southwestern Pennsylvania,” Ernst & Young; 2005, “History Makers Award for Business & Industry,” Heinz History Center; 2006, induction into National Sporting Goods Association Hall of Fame.

Mr. Stack graduated from St. John Fisher College in 1977 with a bachelor’s degree in accounting.

Mr. Stack serves on the Board of Directors of the National Retail Federation and the Greater Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce, as well as the Advisory Board of Wharton’s Jay H. Baker Retailing Initiative.

The W.L. Mellon CEO Speaker Series brings CEOs and executives together with Tepper School students for high-level exchanges regarding leadership, world affairs, and business strategies relevant to today's global marketplace.

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Feb 18, 2014 from 12:30 PM to 01:30 PM

Box lunch provided

Mellon Auditorium - Posner Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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