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Howard Schultz | Starbucks

Coffee Guru, Dreamer of Big Dreams

  • Joined Starbucks in early ’80s when it was a local Seattle store and built global brand around the coffee experience.
  • As of 2007, 175,000 co-workers working in 16,000 stores in 43 countries.
  • Integrated benevolence and a social conscience into company’s values.
  • Focused on people — full and part-time employees can receive healthcare benefits and stock rights.
  • Starbucks Foundation supports a variety of causes and community organizations.
  • Owned NBA’s Seattle Supersonics.

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