This feature was produced as a joint project by the Cleveland, Akron and Stark County staffs of SBN, with particular effort from Associate Editors Kevin Brosien and Diana McGonigal.
More than 30 corporate executives from across Northeast Ohio were surveyed in this project. We offer special thanks to:
Alan J. Bleyer, president, Akron General Medical Center
Dr. Steven Hallam, dean, College of Business Administration, University of Akron
Burton D. Morgan, founder, Morgan Adhesives Co., Morgan Bank of Hudson, Concept Development Institute, Filmco and others; and author of Start at the Top
Steve Pittman, partner, Bruner-Cox LLP
George E. Stevens, dean, College of Business, Kent State University