Richard Scrushy to speak at Mississippi State University
Houston, Texas (PRWEB) September 12, 2014
7venth Power, Inc. is pleased to announce that its President, Richard Scrushy will be speaking at Mississippi State University on September 11, 2014. Mr. Scrushy will be speaking to students and faculty in the Adkerson School of Accountancy. He will talk about his experiences in building billion dollar companies, the things that can go wrong and how to prevent them.
Richard Scrushy is a dynamic entrepreneur with s strong track record. He was a founder of three New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) companies. All three became billion dollar companies, and two became Fortune 500 companies. He is the author of the book WHEN BUILDING A BILLION DOLLAR COMPANY: Here are a few things to think about.
Mr. Scrushy built his first company from the ground up with a business card and a dream. Serving as Chairman and Chief executive Officer of that company for nearly twenty years, Mr. Scrushy helped it grow into a multi-billion dollar Fortune 500 Company. He served as Chairman and CEO of yet a third company and at one time, the number of employees in the companies for which he served as Chairman exceeded eighty-thousand people.
One of the companies he started became the largest healthcare provider geographically in America with more than 2,350 facilities. The company had operations in all fifty states and every major city in the United States. It also had operations and facilities in several other countries including Saudi Arabia, United Kingdom, Puerto Rico and Australia.