Capitalism, cyber crime and CIA–what do these three things have in common, besides starting with the letter C? Answer: They are all themes in books read by local CEOs.
In ExecutiveBiz’s CEO Summer Reading List, eight CEOs based in the Washington, D.C. metro area share what they are reading this summer and why they picked that particular tome.
John Hillen, president and CEO at Global Defense Technology & Systems, Inc., recommends After the Fall: Saving Capitalism from Wall Street and Washington by Nicole Gelinas.
Peter Altabef, who heads Dell Services, has made Fatal System Error: The Hunt for the New Crime Lords Who are Bringing down the Internet by Joseph Menn a summer-reading priority.
Brad Antle of Bradford Strategic Consulting Group picked books ranging from the CIA to finances: John Kiriakou’ s The Reluctant Spy: My Secret Life in the CIA’s War on Terror, Andrew Ross Sorkin’s Too Big to Fail: The Inside Story of How Wall Street and Washington Fought to Save the Financial System and David Walker’s Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility.
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