The following people were either interviewed for my earlier book, Stacking the Deck, or have been presenters for my classes at Wharton. They each provided valuable perspective and ideas on leadership and on the process of leading disruptive change.

Komal Ahmad. Founder & CEO Copia

Samuel Allen. SVP and COO Marketing, Salesforce

Larry Baer. President and CEO San Francisco Giants

Dave Barger. Co-founder and former president of JetBlue Airways

Mike Barger. Executive Director, Office of Strategy and Academic Innovation,

Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan;

co-founder and former senior executive of JetBlue Airways 

Mike Bell. Board member, iRobot; former senior executive at Intel and at Apple

Diane Bryant. United Technologies Corp, Board of Directors; former

senior executive at Intel and at Google

John Donahoe. President & CEO of ServiceNow

Steve Ellis.  Managing Partner, TPG Growth and The Rise Fund

Michael Gipe. Associate Director for Academic Support,

Wharton’s Center for Leadership and Change Management

Ginger Graham. President and CEO of Two Trees Consulting

Ron Graves. Managing Partner at Schultz Capital Partners

Jamie Green. Managing Member/Founder, True Wind Capital

Management, LLC

Jan Hier-King. Co-founder and CTO Bicycle Financial, Inc.;

board member of Mphasis and XO Group Inc.

Debby Hopkins. CEO of Double Chase Advisors

Jim Hornthal. Chairman, Zignal Labs; serial entrepreneur

Renée J. James. Chairman and CEO of Ampere Computing and an operating executive

with The Carlyle Group; former president of Intel Corporation

Nate Jewell. COO/CFO Super Evil Megacorp; former Apple executive 

Dick Kovacevich. Former chairman and CEO of Wells Fargo & Company

Daniel Leemon. Executive Advisor, Motista

Fred Matteson. Managing Director, Alvarez & Marsal

John McGonigle. Vice Chairman of the Board Community Partners International;

former senior executive, Charles Schwab

Terry Pearce. Founder and President of Leadership Communication

Jennifer Povlitz. Market Head, Managing Director, UBS Wealth Management

Howard Schultz. Chairman emeritus of Starbucks

Dan Springer. CEO DocuSign

Christopher Young. CEO McAfee