Published: July 12, 2011
July 12, 2011
The President of the United States
The White House
Washington, DC 20500
Members of the United States Congress
United States Capitol
Washington, DC 20510
Dear Mr. President and Members of Congress,
Paul Jones Chairman and CEO A. O. Smith Corporation
Joseph Gingo Chairman/President/CEO A. Schulman Inc.
Brian O'Donnell President & CEO A.W. Chesterton Company
Scott Asbjornson President AAON Coil Products, Inc.
Enrique O. Santacana President and Chief Executive Officer ABB Inc. USA
John Kaylor President US & Canada Abicor Binzel
Kellie Johnson President & CEO ACE Clearwater Enterprises
Ron Knapp COO ACI Building Systems, Inc.
Charles E. Barnes, Sr. President/Owner Action Chemical, Inc.
John Hendry President The Adams Company
Matt Croson President Adhesive and Sealant Council
DeAnne Shallcross Vice President Advance Equipment Manufacturing Co.
Mark T. Bertolini President Aetna Inc.
Martin Richenhagen Chairman, President and CEO AGCO Corporation
Royce Drennan COO AGE Industries, Ltd.
Kevin Ahaus President Ahaus Tool and Engineering, Inc.
W. Michael Bailey President Alabama Technology Network / MEP
Klaus Kleinfeld Chairman, President and CEO Alcoa Inc.
Paul Blanch President Alert Stamping & Mfg. Co., Inc.
Jeffrey Hughes President ALHU International, Inc
Kendig Kneen Chairman/CEO Al-jon Manufacturing LLC
Richard J. Harshman Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Allegheny Technologies Incorporated
Gary C. Bhojwani President & CEO Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America
Patrick McCann President Allied Chucker And Engineering Co.
Thomas J. Wilson Chairman, President and CEO Allstate Insurance Company
Michael A. Carpenter Chief Executive Officer Ally Financial Inc.
Hannah Kain President & CEO ALOM
Lee J. Styslinger Chairman & CEO Altec, Inc.
Stewart Alvarez Vice President Amadeus North America
Richard Walker President and CEO American Architectural Manufacturers Association
Andy Doyle President and CEO American Coatings Association
Tom Dobbins, CAE Chief Staff Executive American Composites Manufacturers Association
Paul O'Day President & Counsel American Fiber Manufacturers Association
Kyle Rogers Vice President, Public Affairs American Gas Association
Michael Nussman President and CEO American Sportfishing Association
James Cracciolo Chairman and CEO Ameriprise Financial
Douglas Woods President AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology
Frederick Pfaff President & CEO Anchor Metal Processing, Inc.
Karen Buchwald Wright President and CEO Ariel Corporation
Randy Zook President/CEO Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce/Associated Industries of Arkansas
Wilma Dourney President & Owner Arm-R-Lite Door Mfg. Co. Inc.
George L. Argyros Chairman & CEO Arnel & Affiliates
Ralph Dickman President/Owner Art Woodworking and Manufacturing Co.
Barney Bishop III President & Chief Executive Officer Associated Industries of Florida
Brian Gilmore Executive Vice President, Public Affairs Associated Industries of Massachusetts
Ray McCarty President/CEO Associated Industries of Missouri
Dennis Slater President Association of Equipment Manufacturers
Joseph McGuire President Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers
A. Steven Young President Association of Independent Corrugated Converters
Don Brunell President Association of Washington Business
Brian T. Horey President Aurelian Management
Mike Shenigo Vice President of Sales and Operations Automated Conveyor Systems
Thomas V. McKernan Chief Executive Officer Automobile Club of Southern California
William C. Gager President Automotive Parts Remanufacturers Association
Dean A. Scarborough Chairman, President & CEO Avery Dennison Corporation
Ronald L. Nelson Chairman & CEO Avis Budget Group, Inc.
John Hayes President and CEO Ball Corporation
Marijn E. Dekkers Chief Executive Officer Bayer AG
Greg Babe President and CEO Bayer Corporation
David Helbach President Baysek Machines Inc
Charles Johnson Chairman, CEO and Partner BC Partners, LLC
Riley P. Bechtel Chairman & CEO Bechtel Group, Inc.
William Belden, Jr. Chairman Belden Brick Company
Archie Strimel President Bell Containers
Robert Kosineski, Sr. CEO Benchemark Printing Inc.
Gary Bertch President Bertch Cabinet Mfg., Inc.
Scott Dols President/CEO Big Truck Rental, LLC
Laurence D. Fink Chairman & CEO BlackRock, Inc.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Chairman, CEO & Co-Founder The Blackstone Group
Roger Brackhan President Blazer Manufacturing Company, Inc.
Matthew K. Rose Chairman and Chief Executive Officer BNSF Railway Company
Timothy M. Manganello Chairman and Chief Executive Officer BorgWarner Inc.
Thomas Bradford President Bradford Company
Frank Jaehnert President & CEO Brady Corporation
Charles V. Chaffee Chief Executive Officer BRC Rubber & Plastics, Inc.
J. Gregg Borchelt President & CEO Brick Industry Association
Michael T. Dan Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer The Brink's Company
David Pringle President & CEO Broan-Nutone LLC.
Charles Wetherington President BTE Technologies, Inc.
Harold L. Jackson President and CEO Buffalo Supply, Inc.
Ralph Vasami, Esq. Executive Director Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association
John Engler President Business Roundtable
William Casey President C&E Supply, LLC/Marshall County Manufacturers Association
Maurice R. Greenberg Chairman and Chief Executive Officer C. V. Starr & Co., Inc.
Stephen Cole President C. W. Cole & Company, Inc.
Tim Ring Chairman and CEO C.R. Bard Inc.
Gary W. Loveman Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer Caesars Entertainment Corporation
Jack Stewart President & CEO California Manufacturers & Technology Association
Robert Budway President Can Manufacturers Institute
George S. Barrett Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Cardinal Health, Inc.
Harold Boyanovsky President and CEO Case New Holland, Inc.
Doug Oberhelman Chairman and CEO Caterpillar Inc.
Susan L. Hayes President & CEO Cauldwell Wingate Company
Brett White President & Chief Executive Officer CB Richard Ellis Group, Inc.
Angela Ramsey Vice President Central Florida Box
David M. Cordani President and CEO Cigna Corporation
Gerardine Ferlins President/CEO Cirtronics Corporation
John T. Chambers Chairman & CEO Cisco Systems, Inc.
Vikram S. Pandit Chief Executive Officer Citigroup, Inc.
Charles Hutter President and CEO Click Bond, Inc.
Jim Pattillo President Coastal Plywood Company
Francisco D'Souza President and Chief Executive Officer Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation
Gayle Dendinger Chairman Colorado Business Roundtable
Timothy Tevens President and CEO Columbus McKinnon Corporation
Kevin Burke Chairman, President & CEO Con Edison
Robert Risser President and CEO Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute
John Rathgeber President & CEO Connecticut Business & Industry Association
Roberta Olp President Connor Winfield Corporation
Nicholas J. DeIuliis Chief Operation Officer CONSOL Energy, Inc.
W. Melvin Haas III Managing Partner Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP
Christopher Cathcart President and Chief Executive Officer Consumer Specialty Products Association
Paul Fribourg Chairman & CEO Continental Grain Company
Joe Fisher CEO Contour Energy Systems, Inc.
Scott Comstock President ControlAir, Inc.
Kirk S. Hachigian Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer Cooper Industries plc
Harold King Executive Vice President Council of Industry of Southeastern New York
Eric C. Fast President, Chief Executive Officer & Director Crane Co.
Jay Vroom President and CEO CropLife America
Theodore M. Solso Chairman and CEO Cummins Inc.
Kenneth Stasiowski President Custom Tool and Grinding, Inc.
Jeffrey Anderson President & CEO Custom-Pak, Inc.
Brent Driscoll CFO Cutco Corporation
Lawrence H. Culp President and Chief Executive Officer Danaher Corporation
Bob Reitsch Owner Dasco Pro Inc.
Samuel R. Allen Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Deere & Company
James Wolfe President Delaware Manufacturing Association
Diane Delaney President Delta Electronics Mfg. Corp.
Seth Waugh Chief Executive Officer Deutsche Bank Americas
Louis Eni CEO Dietz & Watson, Inc.
Michael D. White Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer DIRECTV
Jay Washburn President/CEO Dixon Container
Mark McClendon President Do-It Corporation
Margaret Domeny President Domeny Tool & Stamping Company
Maura W. Donahue President DonahueFavret Contractors Holding Company
Werner Dorner CEO/President Dorner Mfg. Corp.
Andrew N. Liveris Chairman and Chief Executive Officer The Dow Chemical Company
Ellen J. Kullman Chairman and Chief Executive Officer DuPont
Richard Miller Chief Executive Officer E.D. Bullard Company
Antonio M. Perez Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Eastman Kodak Company
Alexander M. Cutler Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Eaton Corporation
Edward J. Minskoff President Edward J. Minskoff Equities, Inc.
Ronald Schildge President Eitel Presses, Inc.
P.A. Argentinis CEO Elan Technology, Inc.
Thomas Simmons President and CEO Elberta Crate & Box Co.
Joseph M. Tucci Chairman and Chief Executive Officer EMC Corporation
Fuad El-Hibri Chief Executive Officer Emergent Biosolutions Inc
Walter J. Gavin Vice Chairman Emerson
Mark L. Wagar President & CEO Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
Paul Martineau President The Employers Association
Bruce J. Parker President and CEO Environmental Industry Associations
William P. Lauder Executive Chairman The Estee Lauder Companies, Inc.
Leonard Buckner President / CEO Euclid Spiral Paper Tube Corp.
James L Anderson President Everhard Products, Inc
Andrew Hawkins President Exchange Investment Corporation
Louis Pringle President Exhaust Productions Inc.
George Paz Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Express Scripts, Inc.
Gerald Shankel President & CEO Fabricators & Manufacturers Association
Patricia Owens President FACES DaySpa
Richard Watkins President Fibrex Corporation
Rob Nichols President & CEO Financial Services Forum
Steve Bartlett President and CEO The Financial Services Roundtable
Daniel Reese President Fire and Emergency Manufacturers and Services Association
Grady North President Fire Apparatus Manufacturers' Association
David T. Seaton Chief Executive Officer Fluor Corporation
Michael Wilson President - Specialty Chemicals Group FMC Corporation
Richard C. Adkerson President and Chief Executive Officer Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.
Leesa A. Smith President Freudenberg North America Limited Partnership
Maggie Wilderotter Chairman & CEO Frontier Communications Corporation
Al Power President and COO The Gates Corporation
Ronald Boles President General And Automotive Machine Shop, Inc.
John Owens President General Engineering Co.
Kendall J. Powell Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer General Mills, Inc.
Richard Weisgerber Senior Vice President; COO Gilson Inc.
David L. Miller Founder Gnosis Management Group, LLC
Marshall O. Larson Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Goodrich Corporation
Walter Gruenes Partner Grant Thornton LLP
Barry Broome President & CEO Greater Phoenix Economic Council
Thomas R. Franz President & CEO Greater Phoenix Leadership
Douglas Grimm Chairman, President & CEO Grede Holdings LLC
James Long President Greenlee Diamond Tool Company
Jack Withiam, Jr. Executive Vice President Greeting Card Association
Nick Griffin President Griffin Communications, Inc.
Wm. Dominic Grote IV President & COO Grote Industries, LLC
John Hoskinson Chairman, CEO Gruber Systems Incorporated
Robert Kurzka President H.R. Slater Co. Inc.
Gregory Trepp President & CEO Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc.
Richard A. Noll Chairman & CEO Hanes Brands Inc.
Dinesh C. Paliwal Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Harman International Industries, Inc.
Jan L. Jones President of Government Relations and Communications Harrah's Entertainment, Inc.
Howard L. Lance Chairman, Prsident and CEO Harris Corporation
Liam E. McGee Chairman and Chief Executive Officer The Hartford Financial Services Group
Joe Villarel Vice President, Marketing & Sales Herman Packaging Company
Karla Aaron President Hialeah Metal Spinning, Inc.
S. Dale High Chairman The High Companies
Jeffrey Smith President and CEO High Industries Inc.
Kenneth Camp President & Chief Executive Officer Hillenbrand, Inc.
Stan Askren Chairman, President and CEO HNI Corporation
David M. Cote Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Honeywell International
John Thaller President House of Thaller
Mark Andrews President Hudson Technologies
Jeff Mays President Illinois Business Roundtable
Celeste M. Powers, CAE Executive Director Independent Lubricant Manufacturers Association
Daniel F. Evans, Jr. President & Chief Executive Officer Indiana University Health
Anne Goyer Executive Vice President The Industrial Heating Equipment Association
John Springer President & CEO Industrial Nut Corp.
Robert Thill President Industrial Spring Corp
Richard Lueck CEO Industrial Tool, Inc.
Michael W. Lamach Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Ingersoll-Rand Company
Dennis E. Nixon President and CEO International Bancshares Corporation
Edward I. Wanandi Chairman International Merchants, L.L.C.
John V. Faraci Chairman and Chief Executive Officer International Paper Company
Michael I. Roth Chairman and Chief Executive Officer The Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc.
Kirk Liddell President and CEO Irex Corporation
Steven R. Loranger Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer ITT Corporation
James M. Woodworth President J.R. Goodtimes, Inc. and J.R.'s Stockyards Inn
Steven Holland President Jade Engineered Plastics
John Bird President JB Machinery Inc.
Charlie Cannon Chairman and CEO JBT Corporation
David Barger President & CEO JetBlue Airways Corporation
Edward Emma President and COO Jockey International, Inc.
Paul Cox President John Crane Group Corporation
Stephen A. Roell Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Johnson Controls, Inc.
James Dimon Chairman & CEO JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Roger Stone Chairman and CEO Kapstone Paper and Packaging Corp.
George S. Kaufman Chairman Kaufman Organization
Terry F. Neimeyer CEO & Chairman of the Board KCI Technologies, Inc.
Carl T. Camden President & Chief Executive Officer Kelly Services, Inc.
Steven DeVoe President-CEO Kelly-Moore Paint Co.,Inc.
James Hawkins CEO Kenall Mfg
Paul J. Diaz President and Chief Executive Officer Kindred Healthcare, Inc.
Joe Pyne Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Kirby Corporation
Ruth Stafford President/CEO Kiva Plastics, Inc.
Robert Koch II President and CEO Koch Enterprises, Inc.
Alois Koller, Jr. Chairman Koller Enterprises, Inc.
John B. Veihmeyer Chairman and Chief Executive Officer KPMG LLP
Todd Sommerfeld President & CEO Kreg Tool Company
Vanessa Conway President La Deau Hinge Company, Inc
John Castell Chief Executive Officer Lafayette Wire Products, Inc.
Kate Roehl Executive Vice President Lake Region Medical
Hector V. Barreto Chairman The Latino Coalition
Steve Leaman President Leaman Container, Inc.
Karl Glassman Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Leggett & Platt, Incorporated
Charles Cook President Liberty Pumps
Gregory T. Lucier Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Life Technologies Corporation
Donald B. Marron Chairman & CEO Lightyear Capital
John M. Stropki Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Lincoln Electric Holdings, Inc.
Dennis Michels President & CEO Link Mfg., Ltd.
William L. McComb Chief Executive Officer Liz Claiborne Inc.
Randy Nebel President Longview Fibre Paper & Packaging
Richard L. McNeel President & Chief Executive Officer LORD Corporation
James Gallogly CEO LyondellBasell Industries
Jeffrey K. Rageth Vice President 3M
Robert S. Milligan Chairman M.I. Industries
Randy Wolken President MACNY, The Manufacturers Association of Central New York
Terry Lundgren Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Macy's Inc.
Peter L. Malkin Senior Partner & Chairman Malkin Holdings, LLC
Glen Tellock President & CEO The Manitowoc Company, Inc.
Drew Greenblatt Owner Marlin Steel Wire Products LLC
Ben Hulgan Executive Director Marshall County Manufacturers Association
Kathleen Snyder President/CEO Maryland Chamber of Commerce
Roger W. Crandall Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer MassMutual Financial Group
Mike Powell President Master WorkHolding, Inc.
Roelif Loveland President Maze Company
Michael Patsalos-Fox Chairman, The Americas McKinsey & Company, Inc.
Robert Hege III President Meadows Mills Inc
James W. Mendenhall President Mendenhall & Associates
Charles G. "Chip" McClure Chairman, CEO and President Meritor, Inc.
Thomas D. Bell, Jr. Chairman Mesa Capital Partners
David McSwain President Meta Manufacturing Corporation
C. James Trombino Executive Director/CEO Metal Powder Industries Federation
Tom Morrison CEO Metal Treating Institute
Albert Hoodwin CEO Michigan City Paper Box Company
Anne Klamar, M.D. President and CEO Midmark Corporation
Lori Luchak President Miles Fiberglass & Composites Inc.
Marilyn Blandford President/CEO Miltec Corporation
Ronald T. Monford Chairman and CEO Mindover Software
William Lambert President and CEO Mine Safety Appliances Company
David Olson President Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
Roger A. Campos President & CEO Minority Business RoundTable
Rita Needham Executive Director Missouri Association of Manufacturers
Bob Chappelle Executive Vice President Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce
Ed Wesolek President Modern Metal Processing, Inc.
Thomas Burke President and Chief Executive Officer Modine Manufacturing Company
Len Moore CEO Moore Industries International Inc.
James P. Gorman President & CEO Morgan Stanley
Stanley Guyer President Moridge Mfg., Inc.
Robert E. McKenna President & CEO Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association
Gregory Q. Brown Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Motorola Solutions, Inc.
William Bryan President Mount Olive Pickle Company, Inc.
Marty Rice Partner Mr. Box Plus and Brasspack Packing Supply
Thomas J. Moran Chairman, President & CEO Mutual of America Life Insurance
J. David Eller CEO MWI Corporation
Alfred Rankin, Jr. Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer NACCO Industries, Inc.
Michael Brogan President and Chief Executive Officer NACCO Materials Handling Group Inc.
Joseph Thompson Executive V.P. NAHAD - The Association for Hose & Accessories Distribution, Inc.
Robert Greifeld Chief Executive Officer and President The Nasdaq Stock Market, Inc.
Jay Timmons President and CEO National Association of Manufacturers
Steven A. Wechsler President & CEO National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts
Harry C. Alford President and CEO National Black Chamber of Commerce
Thomas C. Nelson Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer National Gypsum Company
Scott Channell GM National Vinyl LLC
Thomas J. Riordan President and CEO Neenah Enterprises Inc.
Phil Kirschner President New Jersey Business & Industry Association
Larry Langley President & CEO New Mexico Business Roundtable
Barry M. Gosin Chief Executive Officer Newmark Knight Frank
George Martin President & Chief Executive Officer NewPage Corporation
J.C. Heotis II President New-Tech Packaging
Lewis Hay Chairman & Chief Executive Officer NextEra Energy, Inc.
John Bolender President Niagara Sheets LLC
James Skalla Chairman Niles Precision Company, Inc.
James Mallory Executive Director Non-Ferrous Founders' Society
James A. Hixon Executive Vice President Norfolk Southern Corporation
Robert Benson President and CEO The North American Coal Corporation
Donald Kish President / CFO North Coast Container Corp and STC Transportation Inc.
Darlene J. Robbins President Northeast PA Manufacturers & Employers Association
Charles Scalzott President Northeast Window and Door Association
Ralph Nappi President NPES The Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing and Converting Technologies
Marvin Fertel President and Chief Executive Officer Nuclear Energy Institute
Daniel R. DiMicco Chairman and CEO Nucor Corporation
Duncan L. Niederauer Chief Executive Officer NYSE Euronext
Richard Stoff President Ohio Business Roundtable
Eric Burkland President The Ohio Manufacturers' Association
Robert Knapp, Jr. President Omaha Box Company
William F. Glavin, Jr. Chief Executive Officer OppenheimerFunds, Inc.
Edward Johnson President & CEO Oregon Cherry Growers, Inc
Michael H. Thaman Chairman & CEO Owens Corning
Guy Ockerlund President Ox Box
Robert Lutz President Packland LLC
David Burdakin President & CEO Paladin Brands
David Muhlendorf CEO/President Paper and Chemical Supply Company
Daniel Wingerter President Paragon Packaging Products, Inc.
Kathryn S. Wylde President & CEO Partnership for New York City
Barry Feldman President, CEO Paul Machine Corporation
Roy Paulson President Paulson Mfg
Patrick Meyer President, & CEO Pella Corporation
Darlene M. Miller President and CEO PERMAC Industries
Ian C. Read President Pfizer, Inc.
Marlene Messin President Plastic Products Co., Inc.
Manuel J. Perez de la Mesa President and CEO Pool Corporation
Don Waksmunski Chief Financial Officer Potomac Valley Brick & Supply Co.
Charles Bunch Chairman and CEO PPG Industries, Inc.
Stephen F. Angel Chairman, President & CEO Praxair, Inc.
Boland T. Jones Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Premiere Global Services, Inc.
David Douglas Executive VP PRI Technologies
Larry D. Zimpleman Chairman, President & CEO Principal Financial Group, Inc.
John Foscato President/CEO Prism Research Glass, Inc.
Kenneth Nolen, Jr. President Process Equipment, Inc.
Robert A. McDonald Chairman, President & CEO The Procter & Gamble Company
Joel Quadracci Chairman, President and CEO Quad/Graphics, Inc.
Kenneth Kraemer President Quadrant Tool
Keith McPherson President Quality Chaser Company
Sandra Westlund-Deenihan President Quality Float Works, Inc.
William G. Little President and CEO Quam-Nichols Company, Inc.
Thomas J. Quinlan President and Chief Executive Officer R. R. Donnelley & Sons Compan
Clifton E. Rodgers, Jr. Senior Vice President The Real Estate Roundtable
Richard A. Smith President & CEO Realogy Corporation
Mark Gliebe President and CEO Regal Beloit Corporation
Stephen M. Ross Chairman & CEO The Related Companies, L.P.
Dean Thompson President Resilient Floor Covering Institute
Karl Reuther II President Reuther Mold
Ronald Lemar President Rex Carton Co. / AICC
Wilbur Reynolds Owner Reynolds Machine Co., Inc.
Mark Williams President Richmond Corrugated Inc
Peter Wallace CEO Robbins & Myers, Inc.
Robert Pope Chief Executive Officer Rock of Ages Corporation
Kevin R. Hackett President & CEO Rockefeller Group International, Inc.
Clayton M. Jones Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Rockwell Collins, Inc.
Joe Bunn President Rocky Mount Cord Co.
V. David Holsteen President Rocky Mountain Prestress
James M. Guyette President and Chief Executive Officer Rolls-Royce North America, Inc.
Paul Janicki President Roquette America Services Inc.
James D. Robinson III Co-Founder & General Partner RRE Ventures
Howard J. Rubenstein President Rubenstein Associates, Inc.
Alan Park Chairman Rudd Company, Inc.
Greg Swienton CEO Ryder System, Inc.
Mark Benioff Chairman & CEO Salesforce.com
Lane Beattie President and Chief Executive Officer Salt Lake Chamber
Marcel H. M. Smits Chief Executive Officer Sara Lee Corporation
Stephen Pomeroy President Schatz Bearing Corporation
Frank J. Sciame Chairman & CEO Sciame Construction Co., Inc.
Scott Elliott Manager, Human Resources Seabrook Brothers and Sons, inc
Chuck Wetmore Senior Director of Operations Serious Energy/NWDA Board Member
Christopher Connor Chairman & CEO The Sherwin-Williams Company
Glenn H. Hutchins Co-Founder & Co-CEO Silver Lake
Poul Jeppesen President & CEO SKF USA Inc
Dennis H. Treacy Senior Vice President, Corporate Affairs & Chief Sustainability Officer Smithfield Foods, Inc.
Nicholas T. Pinchuk Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Snap-on Incorporated
Lawrence Sloan President & CEO Society of Chemical Manufacturers & Affiliates (SOCMA)
William Travis VP Southeastern Hose Inc.
John Zeiser President/CEO Southern Champion Tray LP
John R. Montgomery CEO & President Southland Tube, Inc.
Mike Walters Executive Director Southwestern Illinois Employers Association
Kevin M. Connelly Chairman Spencer Stuart
Lynne Carr General Manager Spring Manufacturers Institute
Donald Payne, Jr. President Spuncast, Inc.
Robert Reynolds COO and Co CEO Standard-Knapp Inc.
John Lundgren President and Chief Executive Officer Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.
Bradley Lawton President Star Cutter Company
Edward B. Rust, Jr. President and Chief Executive Officer State Farm Insurance Companies
Fred Mutzek President STC Industries
Thomas Danjczek President Steel Manufacturers Association
David Zrostlik President Stellar Industries, Inc.
John Corey CEO Stoneridge Inc.
Charles Little, Jr., SPHR President & CEO Strategic HR Partners, LLC
Todd C. DeGarmo Chief Executive Officer STUDIOS Architecture
John F. Fish President and Chief Executive Officer Suffolk Construction Company, Inc.
Mary Graff President & CEO Sur-Flo Plastics and Engineering, Inc.
Jonathan G. Newman President / CEO Sylvin Technologies, Inc
John Hillis President T&H Lemont
Phillip J. Bond President & CEO TechAmerica
Betsy Mullins Senior Vice President TechNet
Al Lubrano President Technical Materials
Trevor Fetter President and Chief Executive Officer Tenet Healthcare Corporation
Gregg Sherrill Chairman & CEO Tenneco Inc.
Jack Burchfield President Ten-Tec, Inc.
Richard K. Templeton Chairman, President & CEO Texas Instruments
Arthur Poland Vice President Thermal Industries
Marc Casper President & Chief Executive Officer Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.
Sterling Martin III Vice President/General Manager Thomson Lamination Company, Inc.
Thomas Glocer Chief Executive Officer Thomson Reuters
Joel Tilsner President Tilsner Carton Co.
Ward J. Timken, Jr. Chairman of the Board The Timken Company
Jerry I. Speyer Chairman & Co-CEO Tishman Speyer
Thomas Tjernlund President Tjernlund Products, Inc.
Brian McGuire President TMA
Carter Keithley President Toy Industry Association
Jay S. Fishman Chairman & CEO The Travelers Companies, Inc.
A. Lee Shillito President/CEO Triad Packaging Design & Display
Stephen Osborn President Trilogy Plastics Inc.
Christina Morrison Business Owner TrueNorth Insight
Thomas J. Donahue President and CEO U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Aaron Crumm President Ultra Electronics - Adaptive Materials, Inc.
Richard H. McClure President UniGroup, Inc.
Scott D. Davis Chairman and Chief Executive Officer United Parcel Service, Inc.
Louis R. Chenevert Chairman and Chief Executive Officer United Technologies Corporation
Joel Ross President Universal Electric Corp.
Alan B. Miller Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Universal Health Services, Inc.
David Pearl II President Uniweld Products Inc.
James Metcalf President & Chief Executive Officer USG Corporation
Thomas Bingham President Utah Manufacturers Association
Cynthia Tomei President Valley Industrial Association
Kenneth Ingram President Valv-Trol Co.
Roland H. Vaughan Founding Partner VAST Solutions, LLC
Ivan G. Seidenberg Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Verizon Communications
Mary Andringa CEO Vermeer Corporation
Philippe Dauman President and Chief Executive Officer Viacom Inc.
Salvatore L. Mauro President Volvo Group North America
Adam Raczkowski President W. F. Young, Inc.
Fred Festa Chairman, President and CEO W. R. Grace & Co.
James T. Ryan Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer W. W. Grainger, Inc.
Robert Williams CEO Walex
Joyce McClure President Walhonde Tools Inc
Steven F. Walker Chairman and CEO Walker Information, Inc.
Michael T. Duke EVP; President and Chief Executive Officer, Walmart
Janice Bradley Executive Vice President Waste Equipment Technology Assoc. WASTEC
David P. Kirchhoff President & CEO Weight Watchers International, Inc.
Angela F. Braly Chair, President and Chief Executive Officer WellPoint, Inc.
Russell L. Carson Co-Founder and General Partner Welsh, Caron, Anderson & Stowe
Donald Williamson President West Central Sanitation
Paul Arbogast President & CEO West Virginia Roundtable
Aris S. Candris President and Chief Executive Officer Westinghouse Electric Company
Daniel S. Fulton President, CEO and Director Weyerhaeuser Company
Jeff M. Fettig Chairman, President & CEO Whirlpool Corporation
Alan S. Armstrong President and Chief Executive Officer The Williams Companies, Inc.
Michael O'Brien President & CEO Window & Door Manufacturers Association
Jeffrey R. Gardner President & Chief Executive Officer Windstream Corporation
Wilbur L. Ross, Jr. Chairman & CEO WL Ross & Co. LLC
Bruce J. Cook Chairman of the Board Wolverine Sign Works
Ursula M. Burns Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Xerox Corporation
Strauss Zelnick Chief Executive Officer ZelnickMedia Corporation