These recipients, through both their personal mentoring and the impressive talent development systems they have fostered, have impacted the careers and lives of thousands of leaders at all levels of their companies.
Burlington, MA (PRWEB) April 26, 2012
Through an exclusive partnership with Noel Tichy and the University of Michigan, Global Business Partnership, Linkage, a global leadership development company created the Talent & Organization Development Institute™ to develop the human resources and organizational development practitioner’s capacity to manage complexity and drive results in their organizations. This year’s Institute will focus on results through the Model for Strategic Organization Impact™, best practice case studies from leading companies, and a year-long learning and development program called Linkage’s Year of Learning™.
In collaboration with Linkage, Noel Tichy and the Global Business Partnership at the University of Michigan will be awarding the University of Michigan Lifetime Achievement Award in Talent Management. This year’s award will recognize three outstanding individuals who practice leadership every day in their organizations. Recognition will take place during the 2012 Talent & Organization Development Institute™ in Chicago on June 12 & 13, 2012.
Award recipients are:
- Mirian Graddick-Weir, Executive Vice President HR, Merck
- Randall MacDonald, Senior Vice President HR, IBM
- Gary Steel, Head of HR and Member of the Group Executive Committee, ABB
“I am honored to be paying tribute to three exceptional leaders this year by extending to them the University of Michigan Lifetime Achievement Award in Talent Management at Linkage’s Talent & Organizational Development Institute™. These recipients, through both their personal mentoring and the impressive talent development systems they have fostered, have impacted the careers and lives of thousands of leaders at all levels of their companies,” said Noel Tichy.
The three award winners will also be participating in a plenary “meet the practitioner” panel discussion led by Noel Tichy at the Institute. For more information on this year’s award winners and the Talent & Organization Development Institute™ call 781-402-5555 or visit http://www.linkageinc.com/OD.
Linkage works with leaders and leadership teams worldwide to build organizations that produce superior results. For over 25 years, they have delivered on this promise by strategically aligning leadership, talent, and culture within organizations globally. They do this by providing strategic consulting on leadership development and talent management topics and through their learning institutes, skill-building workshops, virtual learning capabilities, tailored assessment services, and executive coaching.
Linkage is headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts with operations in Atlanta, Boston, New York, San Francisco, St. Louis and outside the U.S. in Athens, Bangalore, Brussels, Buenos Aires, Hamilton, Hong Kong, Istanbul, Johannesburg, Kuala Lumpur, Kuwait City, Mexico City, Rome, Seoul, Shanghai, Singapore, Sydney, Vilnius.