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LMC & Northwestern’s Leadership Excellence Masterclass equips top LBM executives for the future

Partnering with Northwestern University’s top-ranked Kellogg School of Management in  Chicago, LMC dealers elevated their leadership at Northwestern University’s Chicago  campus, April 14–17. 

With LMC’s unique partner program, attendees get the true executive MBA experience as  well as invaluable time to explore their learnings alongside their industry peers. 

Hosted by renowned Kellogg professors, the class offers insights for owners, senior  managers, and next-generation leaders. This year’s program featured driving  transformative change. 

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Paul Thorne, VP of Business Development stated, “Hosting our Leadership Masterclass at  Kellogg in Chicago was an exceptional experience. The renowned faculty provided the  perfect immersive learning journey. Participants not only gained invaluable insights into  effective leadership strategies but also had the opportunity to network with like-minded  professionals from diverse businesses.” 

“It’s always hard to take time away from your business. Is this going to be worth my time  away? In the case of the Kellogg Leadership Excellence Masterclass, it’s 100% worth it.” said Taylor Huskey, owner of Huskey Building Supply.

“An amazing experience that broadened my understanding in depth in innovation,  technology, marketing, and sales. It was truly an honor.” stated Mariah Hughes from  Yoder’s Building Supply. 

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The annual highlight of every program is the case study. This year, attendees visited the  iconic Radio Flyer Headquarters at the invitation of Radio Flyer President & CEO, Robert  Pasin. Robert offered a presentation on navigating the challenges of building a future focused culture and organization as a family-owned legacy company.  

The group then took a first-hand look at the Radio Flyer headquarters, which still operates  in its original west Chicago factory building. 

LMC is on a short list of prestigious Association & Specialty Programs run in partnership  with Kellogg School of Management’s executive education program at Northwestern  University. 

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Kellogg reached the #2 spot in U.S. News & World Report’s best business school rankings  in 2023.  

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