ENCORE! Originally aired Wednesday, October 21
Wednesday, February 24 | 12:00 – 12:30 PM CST (1:00 – 1:30 PM EST)
Duration: 30 min
EarthxCEO features compelling stories from top business leaders across a variety of different industries. They share the belief that financial success is only one side of the equation and work to achieve a triple bottom line, People, Profit and Planet. Putting their passion into more than staying profitable, but also a concerted focus on how their company can make a positive social impact in the world. Environmentally and beyond.
Host: Bob Perciasepe
Participant: Thad Hill, Calpine
Thad Hill became Calpine’s President and Chief Executive Officer and a member of its Board of Directors in May 2014. Mr. Hill joined the company in September 2008 as Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer. He became Chief Operating Officer in November 2010 and was named President in December 2012. Prior to Calpine, Mr. Hill was with NRG Energy from 2006 to 2008, serving as President of NRG Texas in 2007- 2008. Prior to NRG, Mr. Hill was Executive Vice President of Strategy and Business Development at Texas Genco LP from 2005 to 2006. From 1995 to 2005, he was with Boston Consulting Group Inc., where he rose to Partner and Managing Director and led the North American energy practice, serving companies in the power and gas sector with a focus on commercial and strategic issues. Mr. Hill received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Vanderbilt University magna cum laude and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Amos Tuck School of Dartmouth College, where he was elected an Edward Tuck Scholar.