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Annual Dinner

Owen B. Butler Education Excellence Award

The Owen B. Butler Education Excellence Award was established in 2013 in honor of Brad Butler, former Chairman and CEO of Procter & Gamble, and former Chairman of CED. The award recognizes an individual’s exceptional commitment to quality education, skills development, and workforce development programs.

Award Recipients


Mike Petters

Mike Petters

President and CEO
Huntington Ingalls Industries
Owen B. Butler Education Excellence Award

John T. Chambers

John T. Chambers

Executive Chairman
Cisco Systems
Owen B. Butler Education Excellence Award

Introduced by: Lowell McAdam
Chairman and CEO
Verizon

Glenn Hutchins

Glenn Hutchins

Co-Founder
Silver Lake
Owen B. Butler Education Excellence Award
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Introduced by: David Cote
Chairman and CEO
Honeywell

J.B. Pritzker

J.B. Pritzker

Managing Partner
Pritzker Group
Owen B. Butler Education Excellence Award
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Introduced by: David Van Zandt
President
The New School

Edward B. Rust, Jr.

Edward B. Rust, Jr.

Chairman Emeritus
State Farm Insurance Companies
Owen B. Butler Education Excellence Award
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Introduced by: Harold McGraw III
CEO
S&P Global

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