George H. Cohen was sworn in as the
17th Director of the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service on October 8,
2009. He is the heavy hitter that will bring both sides together tomorrow 10-18-11
to save the NBA season.
During his two-year tenure, Mr.
Cohen has personally mediated a number of high-profile disputes including those
between Major League Soccer and the Major League Soccer Players Union, the
Metropolitan Opera and its orchestra musicians represented by American
Federation of Musicians Local 802, the National Football League and the National
Football League Players Association, the Federal Aviation Administration and the
National Air Traffic Controllers Association, and the American Red Cross and a
national coalition of labor unions.
Good luck George...... get it done!