Hooley is chairman, president, and CEO of the State Street Corporation. During his tenure at State Street, he has helped build and strengthen units involved in a variety of tasks, from data and shareholder services to acquisitions and corporate technology. He positioned State Street as a global leader in providing financial services to institutional investors. Hooley will receive an honorary Doctor of Commerce degree.
Chief executive officer for MassChallenge, Inc., a start-up accelerator that provides support to entrepreneurs around the world. Harthorne will receive an honorary Doctor of Commerce degree.
Financial executive, former chairman of MFS Investment Management, and a senior lecturer at Harvard Business School, will receive an honorary Doctor of Business degree.
The Blue Hills Bank Pavilion is an open-air, tented amphitheater located on the Boston waterfront.
For those driving to the Pavilion, paid parking is available at the Seaport Hotel Garage, the EDIC Garage, Massport surface lots across the street from the Pavilion, and other surface lots along Seaport Boulevard.