As president-CEO of Manchester Bidwell Corporation and its subsidiaries, Bill Strickland builds partnerships to help the disadvantaged build a better future. He's also the author of "Make the Impossible Possible", which includes his story of how a kid from Pittsburgh's ghetto would go on to lecture at Harvard and serve on the National Endowment of the Arts board. Strickland is also founder of the Grammy-winning MCG Jazz, the most successful jazz subscription series in America.
"A successful life is not something you simply pursue, it is something that you create, moment by moment."
- Bill Strickland