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Bright Horizons Founder Linda Mason Shares Her Roadmap to Leadership Success
As part of the Tufts Health Plan Speaker Series, the Center for Women and Business at Bentley University presents Linda Mason, Founder of Bright Horizons Family Solutions. The program will be held on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 on the Bentley campus in the Wilder Pavilion at 3:30 pm and is free and open to the public.
“A Conversation with Linda Mason,” will explore her personal path to leadership and the lessons that it offers to all who want to succeed in a world of increasing complexity and conflict. She will be interviewed by Diane Kellogg, associate professor of Management and director of the Ghana Project at Bentley. The interview will be followed by a general reception.
About Linda Mason: Linda Mason is Chair and Founder of Bright Horizons Family Solutions, the largest world-wide provider of worksite child care and early education. It has established itself annually as one of Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For in America.” Mason is also co-founder of Horizons for Homeless Children which provides childcare and play spaces for homeless children and helping mothers reach self-sufficiency. She is Chair for Mercy Corps, an international relief and development agency operating in 40 countries and is the former Co-Country Director of Save the Children’s emergency program in Sudan.
The Yawkey Foundations have recognized Bentley University’s longstanding commitment to service-learning and awarded the university $500,000 to educate students to effectively lead nonprofit organizations and expand student efforts to help community groups.