B. Cason Coplin, Senior Director, Sprint Nextel Corp.

Mr. Cason Coplin, the Senior Director of Operations Excellence for the Sprint/Nextel Merger Integration Office shares insights from the first 10+ years of his career, including his experiences during engineering and business graduate programs, and his professional pursuits with Environ International (an environmental engineering consulting firm) and Sprint Nextel Corporation. The presentation consists of a brief overview of Mr. Coplin’s career path, his decision making process at key inflection points during his career, and general frameworks for evaluating opportunities and maximizing professional effectiveness applicable to careers in a variety of industries or functions.