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2015 CEO of the Year

Guests are welcomed to the New York Stock Exchange

Guests are welcomed to the New York Stock Exchange

Jim McNerney, chairman and former CEO of Boeing, is honored by Chief Executive magazine as CEO of the Year at an award dinner, July 2015, at the New York Stock Exchange.  Pictured are (L to R):  Wayne Cooper, Chairman, Chief Executive Group; Jeff Sprecher, Chairman & CEO, Intercontinental Exchange (ICE); Jim McNerney, Chairman & CEO, The Boeing Co.; Bob Iger, Chairman & CEO, The Walt Disney Co.; Marshall Cooper, CEO, Chief Executive Group; J.P. Donlon, Editor in Chief Emeritus, Chief Executive magazine.

Jim McNerney, chairman and former CEO of Boeing, is honored by Chief Executive magazine as CEO of the Year at an award dinner, July 2015, at the New York Stock Exchange. Pictured are (L to R): Wayne Cooper, Chairman, Chief Executive Group; Jeff Sprecher, Chairman & CEO, Intercontinental Exchange (ICE); Jim McNerney, Chairman & CEO, The Boeing Co.; Bob Iger, Chairman & CEO, The Walt Disney Co.; Marshall Cooper, CEO, Chief Executive Group; J.P. Donlon, Editor in Chief Emeritus, Chief Executive magazine.

Jeff Sprecher, Chairman & CEO, ICE; Kelly Loeffler, SVP, Corporate Communications, Marketing and Investor, Relations, ICE and Bob Nardelli, CEO, XLR-8, acknowledge prior CEO of the Year winners in attendance.

Jeff Sprecher, Chairman & CEO, ICE; Kelly Loeffler, SVP, Corporate Communications, Marketing and Investor, Relations, ICE and Bob Nardelli, CEO, XLR-8, acknowledge prior CEO of the Year winners in attendance.

Guests honor incoming CEO of the Year Jim McNerney.  Farooq Kathwari, CEO, Ethan Allen is at left

Guests honor incoming CEO of the Year Jim McNerney. Farooq Kathwari, CEO, Ethan Allen is at left.

2014 CEO of the Year Bob Iger, CEO, The Walt DIsney Co. (left) presents the award to 2015 winner Jim McNerney, CEO, The Boeing Co.

2014 CEO of the Year Bob Iger, CEO, The Walt DIsney Co. (left) presents the award to 2015 winner Jim McNerney, CEO, The Boeing Co.

Members of Jim McNerney's family were on hand to help celebrate the honor.
CEM0817:  Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson and husband James on the floor of the NYSE.

Members of Jim McNerney’s family were on hand to help celebrate the honor.

Members of Jim McNerney's family were on hand to help celebrate the honor. CEM0817: Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson and husband James on the floor of the NYSE.

Lockheed Martin CEO Marillyn Hewson and husband James on the floor of the NYSE.

A.G. Lafley, CEO & Chairman, P&G, makes a point at a CEO roundtable which preceded the festivities.

A.G. Lafley, CEO & Chairman, P&G, makes a point at a CEO roundtable which preceded the festivities.

Brian Featherstonhough, Chairman and CEO of OgilvyOne Worldwide, participates in a roundtable.

Brian Featherstonhough, Chairman and CEO of OgilvyOne Worldwide, participates in a roundtable.

John Corley, President, Channel Partner Operations, Xerox Technology listens as Bill Kroll, Chairman, Matheson, describes a best practice.

John Corley, President, Channel Partner Operations, Xerox Technology listens as Bill Kroll, Chairman, Matheson, describes a best practice.


Past CEOs of the Year 2014-1986

Bob Iger
Walt Disney Company
David Cote
Honeywell
David C. Novak
YUM! Brands
Alan Mulally
Ford Motor Company
Hugh Grant
Monsanto
Jim Skinner
McDonalds
Anne Mulcahy
Xerox
Bob Ulrich
Target
A.G.Lafley
Procter & Gamble
George David
United Technologies
Fred Smith
FedEx
Hank Greenberg
AIG
Sandy Weill
Citigroup
Michael Dell
Dell Computers
John Chambers
Cisco
Herb Kelleher
Southwest Airlines
Lawrence A. Bossidy
AlliedSignal
Andy Grove
Intel
Roberto C. Goizueta
Coca-Cola
David G. Glass
Walmart
William H. Gates
Microsoft
John F. Welch Jr.
General Electric
P. Roy Vagelos
Merck & Co.
Wayne Calloway
Pepsico
Anthony J.F. O’Reilly
H.J. Heinz Company
J. Willard Marriott, Jr.
Marriott Corporation
Charles F. Knight
Emerson Electric
Roger Smith
General Motors