CEO Insights

Bloomberg Breakaway

Annual Summit: May 2-3, 2017 | New York City

Bloomberg Breakaway CEO Insights

Welcome to the Bloomberg Breakaway CEO Insights page. This page will feature interviews and commentary from Bloomberg Breakaway events, including insights from CEOs who lead companies with a significant appetite for growth. We’ll highlight the biggest trends, opportunities, and challenges that are impacting their businesses and industries today.

Bloomberg Breakaway Roundtable
The First 50 Days: Trump and Global Trade

On March 9, CEOs gathered in New York City to talk about the impact the Trump administration is expected to have on global trade and how it will affect business. The CEOs were joined by trade experts Victoria Espinel, President and CEO, BSA | The Software Alliance, and Joshua Meltzer, Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development, Brookings Institution.

Read the full roundtable report  here and read more comments on China and the administration’s proposed border tax here

Bloomberg Breakaway Spotlights

At the annual Bloomberg The Year Ahead Summit, Bloomberg Breakaway roundtable participants were asked about the biggest opportunities and challenges companies might face in 2017.

Doug Clark, AmeriQuest Business Services
AmeriQuest Business Services President and CEO Doug Clark talks about unlocking growth in 2017 and building customer confidence.
Mohamad Ali, Carbonite
Carbonite President and CEO Mohamad Ali talks about protecting companies data and the increased competition in the cyber security space.
Harry West, frog
Frog CEO Harry West talks about distinguishing digital transformation from digitization of services.
Scott Shaw, Lincoln Educational Services
Lincoln Educational Services CEO and President Scott Shaw talks about the growing demand for vocational education from both individuals and employers.
Beatrice Mitchell, Sperry, Mitchell & Co.
Sperry, Mitchell & Company Co-Founder and Managing Director Beatrice Mitchell talks about spurring growth in a low growth and no growth environment.

Bloomberg Breakaway CEO Roundtable: The Year Ahead

What opportunities and challenges abound for business in 2017? Just two weeks ahead of the 2016 presidential election, Bloomberg hosted a roundtable in New York City with CEOs who lead a diverse array of companies across industries to discuss what the future holds.

Read the full report on what they had to say here.