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Leadership in Challenging Times: A Dialogue with Peter Peterson

Tuesday, March 18, 2003, 12:00 – 2:00 P.M.
The Harvard Club, 27 W. 44th Street, New York

There is no fee to attend and lunch will be served.

The distinguished panelists are: Prof. Lynn Sharp Paine, the John G. McLean Professor of Business Administration at the Harvard Business School; Philip Moyle, Managing Director, MARSH Private Equity and Merger & Acquisitions Services; and Jack Friedman, Chairman of the Directors Roundtable.

Peter G. Peterson is Chairman of The Blackstone Group, a private investment banking firm which he co-founded in 1985 and was formerly Chairman and CEO of Lehman Brothers. He was U.S. Secretary of Commerce; and is now Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the Council on Foreign Relations; and a Trustee of the Japan Society and the Museum of Modern Art. He is a Director of Sirius Satellite Radio, and was a director of Sony, 3M, Federated Department Stores, Black & Decker, General Foods, RCA, the Continental Group, Cities Service, and UCAR International. Mr. Peterson is also the co-Chair of the Conference Board’s Commission on Public Trust and Private Enterprise, along with John Snow, now U.S. Secretary of the Treasury. Mr. Peterson is married to Joan Ganz Cooney, Founder and Chairman of the Executive Committee of Children’s Television Workshop, (“Sesame Street,” “Electric Company,” and “3-2-1 Contact”) and is the father of five children.