Bay Economic Club to host Bestselling Author Craig Hickman

On Thursday March 21, the Bay Area Economic Club will hear from New York Times bestselling author Craig Hickman.

Craig Hickman is the author of more than a dozen books, among them such international bestsellers as The Oz Principle, The Strategy Game, Mind of Manager, Soul of a Leader, and Creating Excellence.

His first business novel, An Innovator’s Tale, led to a four year turnaround assignment as CEO of Headwaters Technology Innovation (HTI), an international nanotechnology company in Princeton, New Jersey (NYSE: HW). Prior to joining Headwaters, he founded Management Perspectives Group (MPG), whose clients included some of the largest domestic and international companies such as Procter & Gamble, American Express, PepsiCo, Unilever, AT&T, Amoco, Nokia, Honeywell, and the U.S. Government.

Currently, he heads the Chicago office of Partners In Leadership (PIL), the premier provider of Accountability Training® services around the world. Clients include many of the “most admired companies in the world,” almost half of the Dow Jones Industrial Average Companies, and more than half of the Fortune 50 largest companies in the United States.

The object of the Bay Area Economic Club is to promote an interest in, and to enlighten its members on governmental, economic and social issues of regional and national impact.

Economic Club meetings are open to the public. Cost of the event is $30 per person which includes appetizers and beverages. To make a reservation or for more information contact Sheila Krueger at 906-786-2192, fax to 906-786-8830 or email