Past Recipients of the Botwnick Prize

Year Recipient

Kenneth C. Frazier
Chairman of the Board and CEO, Merck & Co. 


Benjamin Horowitz '88CC 
Cofounder and General Partner of Andreessen Horowitz 

2016 John P. Bilbrey
Chairman of the Board, President, and CEO, The Hershey Company
2014 David Stern
 Commissioner Emeritus of the NBA
2013 Michael Hershman
 President and CEO, The Fairfax Group
2012 Barbara Krumsiek
Chair, President and CEO of Calvert Investments
2011 Mikael Ohlsson
President and CEO of The IKEA Group
2010 Peter Blom
CEO of Triodos Bank
2009 Craig R. Barrett
Retired Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Intel Corporation
2008 Jeffrey Immelt
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of GE
2007 Patrick Cescau
Group Chief Executive of Unilever
2006 James Sinegal
President and CEO of Costco Wholesale Corporation
2005 Joan Bavaria
founding president and chief executive officer, Trillium Asset Management
2004 Lord John Browne
group chief executive of BP p.l.c.
2003 William McDonough
founding partner of McDonough + Partners
2002 Russell Carson ’67
general partner of Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe
2001 Jeffrey Swartz
president and chief executive officer of The Timberland Company
2000 Howard Schultz
chairman and chief global strategist of Starbucks
1999 Henry Kravis ’69
founding partner of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Company
founder and chairman of the New York City Investment Fund

Business Ethics 1998:
J. Michael Cook
former chairman and chief executive officer of Deloitte & Touche LLP

Ethical Practice in the Professions 1998:
Ira Millstein
senior partner of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

1997 Lord David Sainsbury ’71
former chairman of J. Sainsbury PLC and Minister for Science, United Kingdom

Business Ethics:
Aaron Feuerstein
president and owner, Malden Mills Industries, Inc.

Ethical Practice in the Professions:
Washington SyCip ’43
chairman, The SGV Group


Business Ethics:
Eugene Lang ’40
chairman emeritus of REFAC Technology Development Corporation
founder of the "I Have A Dream" Foundation

Ethical Practice in the Professions:
James Kuhn
professor emeritus of Columbia Business School

1994 Anita Roddick
cofounder and chief executive officer of The Body Shop
1993 Donald J. Weiss
president and chief executive officer of White Storage and Retrieval Systems, Inc.
1992 Muriel Siebert
president and chief executive officer of Muriel Siebert & Co., Inc.
1991 Robert Gill
vice chairman and chief operating officer of J.C. Penney Company, Inc.
1989 Elliot Lehman
cochairman of FEL-PRO, Inc.