Ken Banta is the Founder and CEO of The Vanguard Group For Leadership. He also created and leads the Vanguard Forum, a leadership development program for rising top executives. Ken advises CEOs and companies on leadership, building high performance cultures and driving transformational change. Previously Ken was a member of the senior management teams of Bausch + Lomb, Schering-Plough and Pharmacia Corp. Earlier he was an executive with the public affairs firm Burson-Marsteller and worked for 10 years at Time Magazine as a writer and foreign correspondent.