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Mr. Gordon M. Bethune

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Employment History



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Chief Executive Officer

Continental Airlines Inc


Board Member
American Fiber Manufacturers Association

Board Member
Altimeter and PAR

Board of Governors Member
The Wings Club

Board Member

Board Member

Board Member
Research Bank

Board Member
New York Academy of Art

and Corporate Governance Committees
Compensation Committees

Board Member
Posterous Inc

Board Member
several major corporations like Sprint Nextel and Prudential Financial

Board Member
BritishAmerican Business Inc

Board Member

Member, Nine-Member Board
ExpressJet Airlines , Inc.

Board Member
Burdick & Jackson

Board Member
Freedman Food Service Inc

Board Member
Sysco Corporation

Board Member
Honeywell International Inc

Board Member
Everbig International Inc

Member, Board
David Priebe

Member, Board
Yahoo! Inc


Harvard Business School

Texas A&M University

Bachelor of Science degree

Abilene Christian University at Dallas

J.D. Power Award

bachelor's degree

Abilene Christian University

bachelor's degree

international relations

University of South Carolina

business management degree

Harvard University

college degree

honorary doctorate degrees

College of Aeronautics

honorary doctorate degrees

Fairleigh Dickinson University

honorary doctorate degrees

Montclair State University

honorary doctorate degrees

Montclair University

med döpandet av

science degree

Abilene Christian University

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Currently Mr. Menon serves as a steering committee member of the Houston Metropolitan Study, a collaborative effort by the James A. Baker Institute at Rice University and the University of Houston Center for Public policy alongside other stalwarts like Gordon Bethune, CEO, Continental Airlines, Dr. Rod Paige, former Education Secretary in the Bush Administration, Drayton McLane, Owner, Houston Astros, Bob Lanier, former Mayor of Houston, and Chase Untermeyer, Sr. VP, at Hewlett Packard (HP).

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Gordon Bethune, Chairman and CEO, Continental Airlines

Gruntled Employees: Hiring [cached]

This past Sunday, Adam Bryant interviewed former Continental Airlines CEO Gordon Bethune.

I don't know anything about Bethune beyond what appeared in this piece, and I can't say that I've ever thought of Continental Airlines as a model company, but the advice is solid.
When asked about his most important leadership lessons, Bethune gave a response that is straight out of our philosophy here:
Bethune explained the value of trusting his employees:
What do you think of Gordon Bethune's management lessons?

Leadership In Focus | Search Results [cached]

Gordon Bethune, Former CEO, Continental Airlines Synopsis:Reflections on turnaround at Continental Airlines.

AlliedSignal-Honeywell Merger Receives Clearance From European Commission; Will Close Merger Later Today To Launch New $24-Billion Technology Leader Called Honeywell [cached]

Gordon M. Bethune, Chairman and CEO, Continental Airlines, Inc. Marshall N. Carter, Chair-man and CEO, State Street Corporation

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