Luck to Speak at St. Norbert College CEO Breakfast

Tuesday, Nov. 19, 7:30 a.m.

From St. Norbert College, October 30, 2013
by Mike Counter, mike.counter@snc.edu, 920-403-3089

David Luck, CEO and director of ABC Supply Company, Inc., will present "Leading With Core Values" as part of St. Norbert College's CEO Breakfast and Strategy Series on Tuesday, Nov. 19, from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. at Butte des Morts Country Club in Appleton. The session sponsor is Independent Printing.

Luck joined ABC Supply Company, located in Beloit, Wis., in 1998 when he was named the company's first president. ABC Supply is the largest wholesale distributor of roofing in the United States and one of the nation's largest distributors of siding, windows and other select exterior building products, tools and related supplies.

Prior to joining ABC, Luck was CEO and president of Bridgestone/Firestone Retail Store Operations Company, where he was responsible for the national chain of 1,700 company-owned tire and automobile service stores.

By installing an "employee first" philosophy that Luck developed at Bridgestone/Firestone, ABC Supply Company has grown and prospered. Since Luck joined ABC, total sales have grown by almost 4 billion, and the company is recognized as the best performer within the industry. In addition, ABC was recently honored with its seventh consecutive "Gallup Great Workplace" award, which recognizes the most engaged and productive workplaces in the world.

The CEO Breakfast and Strategy Series is an outreach to the business community by the Office of the President at St. Norbert College, featuring presentations by distinguished local, regional and national business leaders.

The registration fee for this session is $60. For more information, or to register, contact St. Norbert College at http://tickets.snc.edu/tickets, email jamie.mcguire@snc.edu or visit www.snc.edu/ceobreakfast.

The presenting sponsor for the CEO Series is WPS Health Insurance/Arise Health Plan, and the title sponsors are Grant Thornton LLP, Johnson Bank, Johnson Insurance, Insight Publications and The Boldt Company.