Inductees

Year

Name

Title/Company

2016 Sheila Lirio MarceloFounder, Chairwoman & CEO, Care.com
2016 Stephen KauferCEO and Co-Founder, TripAdvisor
2016 H.H. Sheikh ​​Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum​Chairman and Chief Executive, Emirates Airline & Group
2015 Dorothy Cann HamiltonFounder & CEO of the International Culinary Center
2015 Doug RauchPast President of Trader Joe’s, Founder of Daily Table, and CEO of Conscious Capitalism​
2015 Jaime Gilinski​Chairman at JGB Financial Holding Company
2014 Diane HessanFounder and Chairman, Communispace​
2014 Alan Trefler​Founder, Chairman of the Board, and CEO, Pegasystems​
2014 Graham WestonFounder, Chairman of the Board, and CEO, Rackspace
2012​ Scott D. CookFounder and Chairman of the Executive Committee, Intuit Inc.​
2012​ Gururaj “Desh” Despande​Chairman, Sparta Group LLC​
2012​ Howard H. Stevenson​Sarofim-Rock Baker Foundation Professor (Emeritus), Senior Associate Dean, Harvard University and Director of Publishing and Chair, Harvard Business Publishing Company
2011​ Ralph J. RobertsFounder and Chairman Emeritus, Comcast Corporation​
2011​ Brian L. RobertsChairman and CEO, Comcast Corporation​
2011​ Eileen Fisher​Clothing Designer and Entrepreneur, EILEEN FISHER Inc.
2010 Henri A. TermeerChairman, President & CEO, Genzyme Corporation
2008 Ernesto Bertarelli '89Former CEO & Deputy Chairman, Serono SA
2008 Sunil Bharti MittalGroup Chairman & CEO, Bharti Enterprise Ltd.
2008 Lee Man TatGroup Chairman, Lee Kum Kee
2007 The Forbes FamilyForbes Inc.
2007 The Molson FamilyMolson Coors Brewing Company
2006 Earvin “Magic” JohnsonFounder & CEO, Magic Johnson Companies
2006 Robert K. Kraft H’02Founder, Chairman & CEO, The Kraft Group
2003 Michael R. BloombergFounder, Bloomberg L.P.
2003 Ben CohenCo-founder, Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Inc.
2002 Steven B. DodgeChairman & CEO, American Tower Corporation
2002 Leonard RiggioFounder & Chairman, Barnes & Noble, Inc.
2001 Robert Davis M’85CEO & Venture Partner, Highland Capital; Vice Chairman, Terra Lycos
2001 Kay KoplovitzCEO, Working Woman Network, Inc.; Founder, USA Networks
2001 Robert RosenbergCEO (ret.), Dunkin’ Donuts
2000 Robert AnnunziataFounder, Teleport Communications Group
2000 Patricia GallupChairman & CEO, PC Connection Inc.
2000 George N. HatsopoulosFounder, Thermo Electron Corporation
2000 Pleasant T. RowlandFounder & President, Pleasant Company; Vice Chairman, Mattel Inc.
1999 Ellen GordonPresident & COO, Tootsie Roll Industries Inc.
1999 Marie GrayVice Chair & Chief Designer, St. John Knits Inc.
1999 Robert GrayChairman of the Board of Directors & CEO, St. John Knits Inc.
1999 Masayoshi SonPresident & CEO, SOFTBANK Inc.
1998 Richard J. EganFounder & Chairman of the Board, EMC Corporation
1998 Abraham D. Gosman P’88Founder and Chairman, The Meditrust Companies
1997 Willie D. DavisPresident & CEO, All-Pro Broadcasting Company
1997 Leo KahnCo-founder, Staples, Inc.; Chairman of the Board & CEO, Nature’s Heartland
1997 Leslie C. Quick, Jr. Chairman & CEO, The Quick and Riley Group, Inc.
1997 Thomas G. StembergChairman & CEO, Staples Inc.
1996 Richard BransonChairman, Virgin Group of Companies
1996 Ely R. CallawayChairman of the Board & CEO, Callaway Golf
1996 A. Andronico LuksicChairman of the Group, Luksic Group
1995 Craig R. Benson B’77Chairman & COO, Cabletron Systems Inc.
1995 Arthur M. Blank ’63, H’98President & COO, The Home Depot
1995 Edward C. Johnson IIIChairman of the Board & CEO, Fidelity Investments
1995 S. Robert LevinePresident & CEO, Cabletron Systems Inc.
1995 Bernie MarcusChairman & CEO, The Home Depot
1994 Leon A. GormanPresident, L.L. Bean
1994 Earl G. GravesPresident & CEO, Earl G. Graves, Ltd. (Black Enterprise magazine)
1993 Jacob Stolt-Nielsen, Jr. P’87Chairman of the Board & CEO, Stolt Tankers and Terminals (Holdings) S.A.
1993 Robert A. SwansonChairman of the Board, Genentech Inc.
1992 Ewing Marion KauffmanFounder & Chairman Emeritus, Marion Merrell Dow Inc.
1992 John C. Merritt B’61Chairman of the Board & CEO, Van Kampen Merritt Holdings Corp. Inc.
1992 Anita RoddickFounder & Managing Director, The Body Shop
1992 Leslie H. WexnerFounder, Chairman, & President, The Limited Inc.
1991 Amar G. BoseFounder, Chairman of the Board, & Technical Director, Bose Corporation
1991 John R. FurmanFounder & Chairman, Furman Lumber Inc.
1991 William G. McGowanFounder, Chairman, & CEO, MCI Communications Corporation
1990 Paul Fireman H’94Chairman & CEO, Reebok International Ltd.
1990 Sandra L. KurtzigChairman of the Board, CEO, & President, ASK Computer Systems, Inc.
1989 Alan BondChairman of the Board, Dallhold Investments, Pty. Ltd.
1989 Patrick J. McGovernChairman of the Board, International Data Group
1989 Michael W.J. SmurfitChairman of the Board & CEO, Jefferson Smurfit Group p.l.c.
1988Kazuo InamoriChairman of the Board, Kyocera Corporation
1988 Edward LoweFounder & CEO, Edward Lowe Industries Inc.
1988 J. Willard Marriott, Jr.Chairman of the Board & President, Marriott Corporation
1987 Sir John Marks Templeton H’92Founder, Templeton International
1987 Gilbert TriganoChairman & CEO, Club Mediterranee, S.A.
1986 Godtfred Kirk ChristiansenChairman, LEGO Group World Wide (INTERLEGO A/S)
1986 Trammell CrowFounding Partner, Trammell Crow Company
1986 Ueli PragerFounder & Chairman of the Board, Movenpick Holding
1985 Donald C. BurrFounder, President, & Chairman of the Board, People Express
1985 Rupert MurdochChairman, News America Publishing Inc.
1985Peter J. Sprague H’88Chairman of the Board, National Semiconductor Corporation
1984 Henry W. BlochPresident & CEO, H&R Block Inc.
1984 John J. CullinaneChairman & CEO, Cullinet Software Inc.
1984 John K. HansonChairman, Winnebago Industries
1984 Heinz NixdorfChairman, Nixdorf Computer, AG
1983 Nolan K. BushnellChairman, Pizza Time Theatres Inc.
1983 Frederic C. Hamilton B’48Chairman & CEO, Hamilton Brothers Petroleum Corporation
1983 Sidney R. RabbChairman, The Stop & Shop Companies Inc.
1983 Frederick W. SmithChairman & CEO, Federal Express Corporation
1982 Wally AmosChairman, The Famous Amos Chocolate Chip Cookie Corporation
1982 William C. NorrisChairman & CEO, Control Data Corporation
1982 Carl G. SontheimerPresident, Cuisinarts Inc.
1981 Gustavo A. Cisneros B’68President & CEO, Organizacion Diego Cisneros
1981Franklin P. PerduePresident, Perdue Farms Inc.
1981Marcus WallenbergHonorary Chairman of the Board, Skandinaviska-Enskilda Banken
1981An WangFounder, Chairman, & President, Wang Laboratories Inc.
1980J. Peter GracePresident & CEO, W.R. Grace & Company
1980Mary HudsonPresident & CEO, Hudson Oil Company
1980Mary Wells LawrenceChairman of the Board & CEO, Wells, Rich, Greene Inc.
1980Lewis E. LehrmanChairman of the Executive Committee, Rite Aid Corporation
1979Thomas Mellon EvansCrane Company
1979Byung-Chul LeeSamsung Group
1979John H. JohnsonJohnson Publishing Company Inc.
1979John Erik JohnsonTexas Instruments Inc.
1979Diane Von FürstenbergDVF Inc.
1978Soichiro HondaHonda Motor Car Company Ltd.
1978Ray A. KrocMcDonald’s Corporation
1978Royal LittleTextron Inc.
1978Kenneth H. OlsenDigital Equipment Corporation
1978Berry GordyMotown Records