2011 Salute to Leaders

Northwestern Mutual / The Kelley Financial Group, Presenting Sponsor



Great American Insurance, Presidential Sponsor




We enjoyed an evening of elegance, great music and inspiring stories as we honored:

J. Donald Sams, CEO             Christian Benevolent Assoc. Ron Beshear, Managing Partner – retired  Northwestern Mutual Mary Beshear, President            Beshear & Associates

The celebration was attended by more than 600 leaders from Greater Cincinnati.

We are deeply grateful to our Presenting Sponsor Northwestern Mutual, Inc. and Presidential Sponsor Great American Insurance for their generous support of Salute to Leaders.  Proceeds from Salute to Leaders will benefit CCU’s Early Childhood Education program and renovation of the facility.

A special thanks to all of our donors and sponsors.

From Left: Ron and Mary Beshear, Nancy and J. Donald Sams

VIP Table Sponsors:

  • Cintas Corporation
  • Hi 5 Development
  • MCP Realty, LLC
  • Ovation Financial Advisors, Inc.
  • Prasco
  • Sams, Fischer, Packard & Schuessler


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 For more information regarding the 2011 Salute to Leaders, please contact Jen Sanford at Advancement@CCUniversity.edu or call (513) 244-8117.