Leaders and Innovators: Bob Bakish

Leaders and Innovators: Bob Bakish '85

On Oct. 21, Dean Mary C. Boyce spoke with Bob Bakish '85SEAS, '89BUS, President and CEO of ViacomCBS, as part of Columbia Engineering’s new Silberstein Family Seminar series: Leaders and Innovators.

In their conversation, Bakish shared lessons from his long career as a top media executive, including his recipe for smart risk-taking, keys to innovative leadership, and how to foster a dynamic corporate culture that actively increases diversity, equity and inclusion.

The Silberstein Family Seminars: Leaders and Innovators has been made possible by the generosity of Board of Visitor member Alan Silberstein SEAS’69 and his wife Carol ‘69BC.


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