Nikyle Fitzgerald, Site Coordinator at the YMCA of Greater Toledo, first attended the EPIC Toledo Leadership Summit in 2015. He highly recommends the event to all young professionals in the community.
EPIC: When did you first attend the EPIC Toledo Summit?
Nicole Candle (NC): 2014
EPIC: What was the biggest take away from that event?
NC: As a new Toledoan, I was so impressed by the caliber of young professionals in the room. It was a great networking opportunity and the presentations by local leaders were top notch.
EPIC: How has your career grown since then?
NC: I have since transitioned to a development position at The University of Toledo.
EPIC: What has your involvement been with EPIC since then?
NC: I joined the planning committee and have since joined the advisory board.
EPIC: What is your advice to young professionals that will be attending the 2016 EPIC Toledo Leadership Summit?
NC: Take advantage of the opportunity to connect with like-minded professionals and engage with the presenters so that you can get the most out of each session.
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Clinton Oliver Longenecker, is an award winning educator, is one of “America’s leaders in the area of rapid performance improvement” and is a Distinguished University Professor and the Director of the Center for Leadership and Organizational Excellence in The College of Business and Innovation at The University of Toledo. His teaching, research and consulting interests are in high performance leadership and creating great organizations. He has been the recipient of over fifty (50) outstanding teaching, service and research awards and numerous industry awards including the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, Toastmaster International Leadership Award, and The Jefferson Award for Outstanding Public Service, and numerous “Best Professor” recognitions. In addition, he has also been recently recognized by The Economist as one of the Top Fifteen Business Professors in the World.