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Wells Fargo Executive Leadership Series: Sepi Saidi ’85, CEO and Founder, SEPI, Inc.

March 4, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Talley Student Union, Coastal Ballroom

Lunch provided

Please note that the Wells Fargo Executive Leadership Series location has been changed to Talley Student Union. During this event, lunch will be provided.

Frank Buckless, Stephen P. Zelnak Jr. Dean of the NC State Poole College of Management, will interview Sepi Saidi.  As the conversation wraps up, audience members will have a chance to ask questions. The event is free and open to all NC State students, faculty and staff and the general public.

This event will be live-streamed on the Poole Facebook page.

Event Schedule:

  • Lunch will be served at 12 p.m.
    • Menu: assorted wraps (turkey, ham, vegan, gluten-free), potato salad, romaine salad, and cookies
  • Program begins at 12:30 p.m.

About Sepi Saidi

Sepi Saidi is a visionary leader who founded SEPI, Inc. in 2001 and has led the company to become a premier full-service consultancy firm offering concept to completion services, technical solutions, and inspired design for the built environment. With more than 250 employees, SEPI is an ENR Top 500 ranked firm and has earned eight consecutive Zweig Group Hot Firm List Awards.

With a dedicated passion to support organizations that align with the health, safety, and well-being of the families in our communities, Sepi and the firm are proud to be champions of community service through their SEPI Spirit volunteer program.

A professional engineer and alumna of North Carolina State University, with degrees in civil and agricultural engineering, Sepi has been named by the Triangle Business Journal as the 2018 Businessperson of the Year, and was selected as a Charlotte Business Journal 2018 Women in Business Achievement Award winner, and has been inducted into the North Carolina Business Hall of Fame.

About SEPI

With an entrepreneurial spirit, SEPI, Inc. is innovative and adaptive. We are more than engineers. We are planners, designers, surveyors, environmental scientists, landscape architects, and construction inspectors. SEPI, Inc. is an award-winning, woman-owned multi-disciplinary firm offering expertise and full project delivery capabilities.

Incorporating our core values, we are dedicated to providing a unique workspace and environment for our employees to plan, design, build, and give back to the communities in which we serve.

About the Wells Fargo Executive Leadership Series

The Poole College of Management has presented the Wells Fargo Executive Leadership Series since 1992, providing students and the community the opportunity to learn from some of the nation’s and the world’s leading executives as they talk about their careers and leadership experiences. This series is supported by an ongoing gift from Wells Fargo. Learn more about the series.

Podcasts of our prior presentations are available through our Poole College Executive Leadership Series Podcast page on iTunes.

Registration, driving and parking directions

  • Paid and permit parking is available in the NC State University Reynolds Coliseum Parking Deck. From Western Blvd., turn onto Pullen Road, go through the stoplight and turn onto Dunn Ave. The parking decking will be on your left between Jensen Drive and Jeter Drive.
  • The event is free and registration is required.

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March 4, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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