Keynote

Starbucks Coffee, President Starbucks International (retired)

Howard Behar

Sunday | September 10
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Howard Behar is a renowned business leader, author, speaker, and mentor who has influenced the lives of numerous men and women at all stages of their careers and at all levels and roles. Behar led Starbucks domestic business as President of North America, and he became the founding President of Starbucks International opening the very first store outside of North America in Japan. He participated in the growth of the company from only 28 stores to over 15,000 stores spanning five continents. He served on the Starbucks Board of Directors for 12 years before retiring. Join us, as Mr. Behar discusses his commitment to the development of education of future leaders and success in his longtime advocacy for the Servant Leadership Model.