Reprint No. 08403
Stratford Sherman is a partner at the international advisory firm Accompli, which specializes in large-scale organizational change. He is coauthor, with Noel M. Tichy, of Control Your Destiny or Someone Else Will (Collins, 2005), the classic case study of Jack Welch’s transformation of General Electric. He covered the reengineering revolution for Fortune magazine during the 1980s and 1990s.
Marisa Faccio founded and served as CEO of Accademia SRL, an Italian company that provides language and communication training to businesses; she sold the company in 2003. Since then, she has assisted CEOs, executives, organizational leaders, and teams at globally oriented companies in developing change strategies, processes, and capabilities. She is based in Vicenza, Italy.