Fred Stawitz and Dwight Mihalicz
Fred Stawitz, a national award-winning educator/writer and recipient of the Leadership 500 Awards LEAD Circle of Winners presented by HR.com, authored the highly praised book Don't Run Naked Through The Office which helps employees navigate a path to success through the challenges of each of the four types of workplace environments. He researches/writes/speaks on the new digital technology (Blockchain, IoT, Big Data, AI, robotics, cybersecurity, etc.) and how conditions in the work environment impact safety, productivity, and sustainable profitability. He developed skills-based training programs for the United Space Alliance Ascent Flight Design Group and InterGen (a Shell/Bechtel joint energy venture), led the development of online technical training for El Paso Corporation, and currently serves in a regulatory compliance capacity at Kinder Morgan. He has chaired and spoken at numerous conferences on HSE, process safety, plant STOs, offshore operations, petrochemicals, refining, supply chain compliance, mining, HR, talent management, training, and digital technologies in the US and Canada.
He has also appeared on CNN Headline News – Local Edition in Southern California, a PBS local affiliate special in Pennsylvania as well as a variety of television/radio programs and was quoted in a special Congressional Quarterly report.
Dwight Mihalicz, MBA CMC is an internationally recognized speaker, author, and management consultant. He helps organizations improve performance by focusing on manager effectiveness; ensuring that all managers—from the CEO to the front line—are focused on their key strategic priorities and that they have the accountability and authority required for success. Dwight has founded and is President of Effective Managers™, a management consulting firm based in Canada, providing services globally. The firm uses the Effective Managers™ Survey to assess manager effectiveness, and The Effective Point of Accountability® to help organizations focus managers on the right work while breaking down silos. He is the Chair of CMC-Global, the international Management Consulting professional standards body made up of 48 country-based Institutes of Management Consulting.