WorldCat Identities

Stacker, Pete

Overview
Works: 32 works in 46 publications in 1 language and 383 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Biography  Interviews 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: HD38.2, 658.4
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about  Pete Stacker Publications about Pete Stacker
Publications by  Pete Stacker Publications by Pete Stacker
Most widely held works by Pete Stacker
The Built-to-order revolution ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Michael Dell, chief executive officer of Dell Computer Corporation, and Frederick Smith, chief executive officer of FedEx Corporation, talk about their experiences in desiging products and services that are specifically tailored to their customers' needs
Creating the 21st century ceo ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
RÉSUMÉ : The man largely responsible for creating businesses current obsession with the Internet -- Jim Clark, co-founder of Netscape, and broadband warrior Thomas Jermoluk, CEO of Excite@Home, talk about the future impact of the Internet on business and the evolving role of being a CEO in the 21st century. Topics include : the future of the Internet, taking risks, and advice to the next generation of business leaders
Defense, aerospace, and cyberspace ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philip Condit, chief executive officer of the Boeing Company, and Kent Kresa, chief executive officer of Northrop Grumman, talk about the future of the defense and aerospace industries
Building multi-level global brands ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nicolas Hayek, chief executive officer of the Swatch Group, and Domenico De Sole, chief executive officer of the Gucci Group, talk about their experiences in reviving their international businesses
The search for talent in the 21st century ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeff Greenfield interviews Jim Clark, co-founder of Netscape and Thomas Jermoluk, chairman and former CEO of Excite@Home, to discuss the Internet, taking risks and advice to future business people. Students and faculty at the University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business ask additional questions
Mastering the art of corporate reinvention ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jeff Greenfield interviews Gordon Bethune, Chairman & CEO of Continental Airlines and Michael Bonsignore, CEO of Honeywell to discuss topics including making the right merger, serving the customer and inspiring the workforce. Students and faculty at the Duke University, the Fuqua School of Business ask additional questions
Their first time in the movies by Les Krantz ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains over thirty rare clips of famous movie stars during the beginning of their careers
Nor'easters killer storms ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the infamous Portland Gale of 1898 to the 1991's Perfect Storm, Nor'easters trace the history of these epic storms. Hear from experts like David Ball and Fred Freitas, the authors of Warnings Ignored and John Galluzzo of the Lifesaving Museum in Hull, Massachusetts, and relive astonishing accounts of heroism and danger from people like Coast Guard rescue swimmer David Moore and storm survivor Bonnie Kelley
Customer-driven success ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Robert Nardelli, chief executive officer of Home Depot, and Michael Eskew, chief executive officer of United Parcel Service, tell how their firms succeed by being keenly sensitive to their customers' needs
Wrath of God fire under the big top by Arts and Entertainment Network ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Captures the tragedy of the Ringling Brothers circus fire which occurred on July 6, 1944 at Hartford, Connecticut
Fire in the hole mining disasters ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes several significant mining disasters which eventually led to mining reforms: December 6, 1907, Monongah, West Virginia (at least 362 dead; 1907 was the most deadly year in mining with over 3,000 deaths; as a result, the United States Bureau of Mines was created to investigate accidents, but it had no power of enforcement) -- December 21, 1951, Orient No. 2 Mine, West Frankfort, Illinois (underground explosion from accumulated methane gas and volatile coal dust was ignited by a spark; 119 dead; resulted in the Federal Coal Mine Safety Act of July 1952 which better regulated how companies ran mines but not how miners were treated) -- A series of mine explosions in 1968 killed 78 miners and the public became more aware due to TV coverage; resulted in 1969 law for Mine Health and Safety Standards) -- September 16, 1986, Kinross Gold Mine near Johannesburg, South Africa (spark of a torch ignited polyurethane cladding; fire burned for hours, producing toxic smoke; 177 died; 2,200 evacuated safely; mining protests in apartheid South Africa erupted after it was revealed that polyurethane sealant had been banned in U.S. mines and elsewhere six years earlier; in 1996 significant mining regulations were passed in South Africa, including the right of inspectors to shut down unsafe mines) --Concludes that mining remains the most dangerous occupation in the U.S. and in many other countries
Forgotten voyage the Mormon sea trek that sparked the gold rush ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In 1846 a clan of Mormon families fleeing persecution embarked on a six-month sea journey--crammed into one small ship. Nearly 250 men, women and children sailed from New York City around the tip of South America and up to California. They survived horrific storms and suffocating heat, becoming the first group of American families to go West by sea. Discover how they accidentally settled San Francisco for America ... and how they ignited the California Gold Rush. This is a little-known saga of faith tested to the extreme. It is the forgotten voyage of the ship Brooklyn."
Flash floods deadly downpour ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Flash floods are often overlooked or dismissed as nuisances--flooded roads mean long commutes and tiresome cleanups. But these sudden rises in the water level of brooks, streams and rivers are extremely deadly--killing more people in an average year than any other type of natural disaster. THE WRATH OF GOD talks with scientists and engineers to understand the forces that combine to create these deadly swells, and find out what can be done to contain them. Then, through interviews with survivors and extraordinary footage, FLASH FLOODS relives two of the worst such events in American history. In June of 1903, a flash flood claimed nearly a quarter of the population of Heppner, Oregon in less than an hour. 73 years later, 140 people died in Big Thompson Canyon, Colorado, when the swollen waters of a river swept through. feet
Super out break tornadoes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes a look at the history of twisters in the Mid-West, in 1974, and their catastrophic damage as told by tornado victims
Holland 1953 assault of the sea ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Approximately 40% of the Netherlands lies below sea level, and the waters are held back by a sophisticated network of dikes and breakwaters. But in 1953, the system broke down. The film also examines the workings of the Delta Project, an ambitious water-management system developed after the flood, which gives the lowland residents confidence that such a disaster will never strike again
Mississippi River out of control ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This film discusses the flood of April 1927, known as the greatest flood in American history. After days of torrential rain, the Mississippi River broke through a levee flooding land from Oklahoma to West Virginia and Illinois to the Gulf of Mexico. In Mississippi, Arkansas, and Louisiana, 14 million acres were flooded. Five hundred people died and 70,000 men, women, and children were forced to live in refugee camps
Chilean earthquake the end of the world by History Channel (Television network) ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On May 22, 1960, the most powerful earthquake in Chilean history started a chain reaction of disasters, including eruptions, mudslides and tidal waves
CEO exchange. putting technology in good hands ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two chief executive officers tell how technology impacts their businesses. Edward Zander tells how he transformed Motorola from a troubled electronics company into a popular mobile phone company. Edward Liddy tells how Allstate uses technology to boost efficiency in its insurance business
Creating new categories, businesses, and markets ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Filmed at USC's Marshall School of Business, this program, guest-hosted by CNBC's Stuart Varney, partners two innovators from opposite ends of the retail supply spectrum: Thomas Stemberg, chairman and CEO of Staples, and Carl Yankowski, former CEO of Palm, a market leader in hand-held computers. Topics of discussion include creating categories, looking forward and staying ahead, and distribution, from shelf space to cyberspace. In addition, MBA students and faculty ask questions about mentors, managing Wall Street expectations, and maintaining focus
Wrath of God blackouts! ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of the two major blackouts that occurred in New York City in November 1965 and July 1977
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.40 (from 0.17 for Nor'easter ... to 0.66 for Building m ...)
Alternative Names
Stacker, Pete
Languages
English (33)