Carmen Ferrigno
VP Communications
Saint-Gobain Corporation

In this role, Ferrigno is a member of Saint-Gobain’s North American Executive Committee and reports to John Crowe, President and CEO of both Saint-Gobain and its largest North American subsidiary, CertainTeed Corporation.

As chief strategist for the North American portion of Saint Gobain’s 350 year celebration, Ferrigno developed a multiyear plan to fully integrate business activities, corporate social responsibility and broader reputation management into the global anniversary celebrations.

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Matt Weismantel
Sr. Dir., Comms & Mktg
Rutgers University

Matt Weismantel is Senior successfully led Rutgers University’s 250th year-long Anniversary, for which the planning began more than 4-years prior. The Anniversary encompassed the past, present and future of Rutgers and engaged students, faculty and staff, alumni, and the general public in programs and events to celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime milestone.

From securing the sitting President of the United States as the commencement speaker-- a first in the school’s long history-- to academic colloquia, books and publications; from concerts, to institution-wide simultaneous celebrations on the four major campuses across the state, the multifaceted initiative included something of relevance for everyone, living out its tagline: "Revolutionary for 250 Years."

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Tom Davis
Chief Marketing Officer
Forbes Media

As Chief Marketing Officer, Tom was the lead for Forbes Centennial, which was a career opportunity of a lifetime. Tom is responsible for Forbes’ brand marketing, sales development and advertising revenues. Tom uses technology and business innovation to help Forbes' advertising partners, consumers and employees.

Tom helped launch several Forbes solutions to connect marketers and audiences in measurable ways.

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