Rick Goings is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Tupperware Brands Corporation, a leading global marketer of innovative, premium products across multiple brands utilizing relationship-based selling method through an independent sales force of 2.9 million.
For more than twenty years he has served on the national Board of Governors of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, where he also served two terms as national Chairman. Boys & Girls Clubs of America honored him with their highest award, the Herbert Hoover Humanitarian Award, for his outstanding leadership as their National Chairman. Goings is a trustee of Rollins College, a Community Partner for Women Leaders and Partner for the Gender Parity Programme of the World Economic Forum (WEF), a member of the Board of Executive Advisors for the Yale School of Management’s Chief Executive Leadership Institute, a member of the Smithsonian National Board, and a member of the Florida Council of 100.
In 2010, Goings was recognized by the President of the French Republic, Nicolas Sarkozy, with the distinguished decree of “Knight of the Legion of Honor” in recognition of his long term dedication to the role of women in developing countries and children’s causes. The People’s Republic of China recognized Goings with the Marco Polo Award in Beijing for his visionary leadership and his significant role in China’s economic development.