The Maguire file Featured

8:00pm EDT September 25, 2010

Born: Philadelphia

Education: B.S. in finance, St. Joseph’s University, MBA, University of Notre Dame

Personal: Maguire is an accomplished triathlete who has competed in the Ironman Triathlon in Hawaii twice — 2003 and 2006.

What is the best business lesson you’ve learned?

Embrace change. Just when you think everything is fine, you’re in trouble.

What traits or skills are essential for a business leader?

There are really five key ones: Be open-minded, be disciplined, always have a vision, be motivated and have humility. Never think you know everything.

What universal truth have you learned about leadership?

Actions do speak louder than words. And remember that you can enjoy the training more than the actual game.

What is your definition of success?

It’s a journey, not a destination. Success happens when you set a goal and pay the price to win.