Think business and ethics should intersect? Meet a business leader who argues that the key to his company’s success is doing the right thing. Kevin Trapani is president and chief executive officer of The Redwoods Group, an insurance provider specializing in YMCAs, Jewish Community Centers and nonprofit resident camps around the nation. The Redwoods Group is renowned as a leader in corporate social responsibility and was recently named one of the best companies for the world in terms of overall impact by B Lab.
A 1979 Duke University graduate with a bachelor’s degree in political science, Trapani is a regular speaker on sustainability and corporate social responsibility at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business. He is currently participating in a year-long Latino Initiatives study group for the University of North Carolina’s Center for International Understanding to help Triangle leaders better serve the needs of Mexican immigrants.
Prior to forming The Redwoods Group in 1997, Trapani was executive vice president of Burlington Insurance Group, senior vice president and chief underwriting officer of Coregis Insurance Group and held senior leadership positions at Great American Insurance Companies and the Chubb Group of Insurance Companies. Trapani also started the first statewide health maintenance organization in New Jersey.
When: November 29th from noon to 1:30pm
Where: 101 West Duke Building
Lunch will be provided for the first 25 to RSVP by November 27th. Click here to RSVP.