Current Affairs

September 30th, 2021 –  The Wall Street Journal published (online and print) under their Life & Work section an essay taken from the my book,  Staying Resilient When Disaster Strikes. I was excited about the book launch, but to be published  in the WSJ, now that is pretty exciting too!! Read it here.

August 16th, 2021 – I spoke with Fox Business’s Neil Cavuto about the earthquake in Haiti and the situation in Afghanistan.  Both incredibly tragic events, with consequences that will, I am afraid be with us for some time. Watch it here.

August 4th, 2021 – It has been several weeks since the tragic collapse of the Champlain Towers South, in Surfside and while the story has faded in the media, the consequences of the collapse are far from over. I wrote an opinion piece on this for USA today. Read it here.

July 21st, 2021 – I spoke with The Business Magazine’s Tim Wickham and Cristina Hlinschi about leadership, responsibility and crisis management.  I have been a CEO (or active Chairman) of Kenyon since 2003, for 18 years. Both when it was public and private.  The average S&P 500 CEO tenure is 10.2 years. I tried to share some of the key points that I think make CEO’s successful in the many challenges they face both internally and externally.  Read it here. 

July 8th, 2021 – Over the course of several weeks The Houston Chronicle’s Amanda Drane spent time speaking with family members who had lost loved ones about the importance of the response to an accident. She also spent time visiting our facility and speaking with us about our role in responding.  A very good article about Kenyon. Additionally she was accompanied by contributing photographer Michael Wyke who captured some great images of our operational facilities and equipment. Read and see the photos here.

July 1st, 2021 – I spoke with Business Insider’s Mia Jankowicz about the Surfside building collapse. Read her article here