Mark Thompson

Tuesday, May 21 - 9:10 A.M.

Thompson is Charles Schwab’s former Chief of Staff, Chief Customer Experience Officer, Chief Communications Officer, and co founder of the Schwab Foundation. He also served as Executive Producer of, with assets of $1.4 trillion. Forbes Magazine called him one of America’s top investors with the “Midas Touch.”

He served on the Board of Directors of Best Buy and Interwoven (now owned by HP). He is a Founding Patron of Richard Branson’s Entrepreneurship Centre, and is Program Chairman for the Board of Governors of the Hesselbein Leadership Institute and the John F. Kennedy Institute for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Thompson currently serves as CEO and co-founder of Virgin Unite Mentors, Sir Richard Branson’s network for executive coaching and entrepreneurial innovation.

Thompson will address convention attendees during Tuesday’s general session.