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Howard Schultz


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Howard Schultz

  1. 1. Howard Schultz By Ballard Robinett
  2. 2. Early Life <ul><li>Howard Schultz was born in 1953 and was raised in Brooklyn, NY. He received a college scholarship to Michigan University. After graduating he did a variety of other jobs before becoming the manager for US operations for Hammarplast. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Interests <ul><li>Coffee </li></ul><ul><li>Football </li></ul><ul><li>Money </li></ul>
  4. 4. Business <ul><li>Howard Schultz made his fortune off of coffee and the idea to create a chain of cafés. It started when he saw a coffee shop on every block in Milan, Italy. They also served as meeting places or central squares. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Other work <ul><li>Before starting up his own coffee shop Howard Schultz worked for a variety of other jobs but for a long time he worked for Hammarplast and also Starbucks before he bought it. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Products <ul><li>Starbucks sold drip brewed coffee, espressos and espresso based drinks, other cold and hot beverages, snacks items like cookies and pastries, and items like coffee mugs and beans. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Problems <ul><li>Howard Schultz had ,many problems in the way of his dream. One was that at first the owners of Starbucks didn’t want to become to much like a restaurant. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Characteristics <ul><li>The characteristics that made Howard Schultz successful were: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Perseverance </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Hard Work </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Passion for Coffee </li></ul></ul>