2020 Career Achievement Honoree

Feb 10, 2020 – Ed Fuller, Wake Forest (NC), was selected as Delta Sigma Pi's 2020 Career Achievement recipient.

FulleEd-Fuller-Slide-3r's performance-driven corporate career spanned four decades, highlighted with his service as Marriott International's President & Managing Director of International Lodging for nearly 22 years. His experience included chief sales and marketing officer, executive in charge of crisis management, future business assessment, top-level customer relationship management, sales and marketing leadership and long-term strategy development that applied corporate philosophies, delivered on brand promise and enabled ethical decisions. 

Brother Fuller retired from Marriott International in 2012 - leaving a legacy that will not be forgotten. His hard work saw the creation of 80,000 new jobs worldwide, and growth from 16 hotels outside of the continental United States to over 550 in 72 countries creating $8 billion in annual sales. Currently, Fuller is president of Laguna Strategic Advisors LLC, a consulting practice in Irvine, CA. 

FA contributor to Forbes, Brother Fuller also holds leadership positions at Boston University, University of California-Irvine and serves on numerous boards and public commissions, including the president of the Orange County Visitors Association. 

Brother Fuller is also the best-selling author of You Can't Lead With Your Feet On the Desk: Building Relationships, Breaking Down Barriers, and Delivering Profits, which he has donated for the past two years to Presidents' Academy attendees. He also recently co-authored a new international thrilled, RED HOTEL, which draws on his time as a captain in the U.S. Army. 
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