SOURCE: Orange County Business Council

Orange County Business Council

March 04, 2013 20:04 ET

Orange County Business Council Welcomes Theodore Craver, CEO, Edison International

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - Mar 4, 2013) - Orange County Business Council is pleased to announce the 2013 Chairman's Leadership Breakfast Series, beginning Wednesday, March 6, featuring Theodore Craver, Jr., Chairman, President and CEO of Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison. Craver will join business leaders and public officials for a candid discussion on the latest news on the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS), evaluate energy and safety issues, and the future prospects of the nuclear plant. The series, sponsored by AT&T and Wells Fargo, is hosted by Thomas Phelps of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, and takes place quarterly at the Center Club in Costa Mesa.

In his role, Craver has worked to preserve Edison's core vision of leading the way in electricity. Craver was elected Chairman and Chief Executive Officer in August 2008, and President in April 2008. Prior to joining Edison in 1996, Craver performed different roles within the investment banking industry. He served as Executive Vice President and Corporate Treasurer of First Interstate Bancorp (now Wells Fargo), where he was responsible for corporate development, treasury and sales, and trading of investment and insurance products.

OCBC's Chairman's Leadership Breakfast Series features high-level guest speakers who share their tools for success and leadership philosophy. The 2013 series will also welcome Kimberly Cripe, President and CEO of CHOC Children's, April 30;
Jim McCluney, CEO of Emulex, September 19; and Aaron Kushner, CEO of Freedom Communications and Publisher of the Orange County Register, November 5.

Event Details:
What:
OCBC 2013 Chairman's Leadership Breakfast Series
Who:
Theodore Craver, Jr., Chairman, President and CEO of Edison International
Where:
The Center Club, 650 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
When:
Wednesday March 6, 2013
Time:
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Cost:
OCBC Member Individual Ticket: $60
Non-member Individual Ticket: $125
RSVP:
To register, visit www.ocbc.org/events

For more information contact Leslie Dods, Director of Event, at (949) 794-7241 or ldods@ocbc.org.

Media interested in attending the breakfast should contact Katherine Reedy, Director of Communications at (949) 794-7221 or kreedy@ocbc.org.

About OCBC:
Orange County Business Council is the leading voice of business in Orange County, California. OCBC represents and promotes the business community, working with government and academia, to enhance Orange County's economic development and prosperity in order to preserve a high quality of life. OCBC serves member and investor businesses with nearly 250,000 employees and 2,000,000 worldwide. In providing a proactive forum for business and supporting organizations, OCBC helps assure the financial growth of America's sixth largest county. For more information, visit www.ocbc.org

Contact Information

  • CONTACT:
    Katherine Reedy
    Director of Communications
    949.794.7221