John Allison is Retired Chairman and CEO of BB&T Corporation, the 10th largest financial services holding company headquartered in the U.S. Mr. Allison began his service with BB&T in 1971 and managed a wide variety of responsibilities throughout the bank. He became president of BB&T in 1987 and was elected Chairman and CEO in July 1989. During Mr. Allison's tenure as CEO from 1989 to 2008, BB&T grew from $4.5 billion to $152...billion in assets. In March 2009, he joined the faculty of Wake Forest University School of Business as Distinguished Professor of Practice.

Watch this exclusive discussion with John Allison about the "U.S. Financial Crisis" and the road to recovery. Mr. Allison is an industry veteran and his presentation is certain to provide viewers with valuable insight on the causes and consequences of the "Great Recession".

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