Our Best Companies for Leaders list focuses on public company CEOs, and so it's important to also recognize private company CEOs who have strong leadership development programs. This year's top private company CEO is Connie Wimer of Business Publications.
#7 David J. Lesar Halliburton This oil-field services company is dead serious about expanding and enhancing their capabilities and the breadth of situations in which they...
Peter Drucker was quoted as saying that "the army trains and develops more leaders than do all other institutions together-and with a lower casualty rate." Not to be outdone, some corporations have developed good leadership programs that are the equal of those in the services because they retain an essential principle.
"Nothing I do will have a more enduring impact on P&G's long-term success than helping to develop other leaders." -Procter & Gamble's