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is a program on the History Channel in which a host interviews CEO's about the history of their companies. It appears on Sunday mornings.
The current host is Geoffrey Wawro
Geoffrey Wawro is a Professor of Military History at the University of North Texas, and Director of the UNT Military History Center. His primary area of emphasis is modern and contemporary military history, from the French Revolution to the present...
, Major General Olinto Mark Barsanti Chair in Military History And Director of the Military History Center, University of North Texas
The University of North Texas is a public institution of higher education and research in Denton. Founded in 1890, UNT is part of the University of North Texas System. As of the fall of 2010, the University of North Texas, Denton campus, had a certified enrollment of 36,067...
Previous hosts include Austan Goolsbee
Austan Dean Goolsbee is an American economist, formerly serving as the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and the youngest member of the cabinet of President Barack Obama. Goolsbee is from the University of Chicago where he is the Robert P...
and occasional guest host Steve Forbes
Malcolm Stevenson "Steve" Forbes, Jr. is an American editor, publisher, and businessman. He is the editor-in-chief of business magazine Forbes as well as president and chief executive officer of its publisher, Forbes Inc. He was a Republican candidate in the U.S. Presidential primaries in 1996...
. Corporate Guests have included the heads of
- French's Mustard
- Smith and Wesson
- Norfolk Southern
- The Plaza Hotel
- Green Giant
- Washington Mutual
- Waste Management
- Bergdorf Goodman
- Dr. Pepper
- Dow Jones
- Best Western