Highlights from Starbucks 25th Annual Meeting of Shareholders
"I am because of you"
Howard Schultz hands off the key to Seattle’s Pike Place Market store, the first Starbucks location.
Howard Schultz introduces Kevin Johnson, the next ceo of Starbucks.
Howard Schultz shares how the success of Starbucks is due in large part to the company’s partners.
Howard Schultz discusses the importance of balancing profit with social impact, serving communities and partners (employees).
Howard Schultz discusses Starbucks growth over the past 25 years.
An estimated 15,000 Starbucks partners (employees) have a desire to earn a degree, but do not qualify for admission to the company’s College Achievement Plan. To help these partners reach their goals, Starbucks and ASU launched Pathway to Admission, a program that provides partners the ability to work toward admission tuition free.
Starbucks initiatives create opportunities for veterans and military spouses, and pave the way for similar efforts on behalf of opportunity youth and refugees.
As Starbucks prepares to raise the curtain on its 25th Annual Meeting of Shareholders, here’s a look back at some of the event’s most memorable moments.
Dave Seymour shares something special in common with Starbucks chairman and ceo Howard Schultz. Their first day on the job at Starbucks was the same – September 9, 1982.