Adrian M. Butler, 2008 Honoree

Vice president of IT, telecommunications and support services
Accor North America
Carrollton, Texas
First job:
Farm hand on the family farm
Career highlight:
Re-engineering the complete telecom environment after being in the role for only 45 days
Best mentoring relationship:
"My best mentor was my first boss in the Air Force, Major Robert Kremer."
What would surprise the people with whom you work?
"Until about the age of 20, I had a morbid fear of public speaking."
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