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Howard Schultz By Matthew Worsham
About Howard Schultz <ul><li>Born in Brooklyn, New York </li></ul><ul><li>Grew up in the housing projects of Canarsie </li...
<ul><li>Works for Starbucks Corporation </li></ul><ul><li>Company headquarters are located in Seattle </li></ul><ul><li>96...
Financial Information <ul><li>The current stock price per share is about $27.58 </li></ul><ul><li>Revenue $7,786.94 In Mil...
Products <ul><li>Starbucks provides: high end coffee and tea products (drinks like mocha grandes and Tazo tea), music, and...
More Products <ul><li>Thriving music bussiness </li></ul><ul><li>Stores will soon offer itunes </li></ul><ul><li>Movies ar...
Highlights <ul><li>Highlights: first person in his family to go to college, bought Starbucks for just $3.8 million and tur...
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Howard Schultz

  1. 1. Howard Schultz By Matthew Worsham
  2. 2. About Howard Schultz <ul><li>Born in Brooklyn, New York </li></ul><ul><li>Grew up in the housing projects of Canarsie </li></ul><ul><li>Chairman of Starbucks </li></ul><ul><li>Lives in Seattle, Washington </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Works for Starbucks Corporation </li></ul><ul><li>Company headquarters are located in Seattle </li></ul><ul><li>96,700 employees work for the company </li></ul><ul><li>The company was founded in 1971. Howard Schultz took control of it in 1987. </li></ul><ul><li>In the background is the company logo </li></ul>Starbucks
  4. 4. Financial Information <ul><li>The current stock price per share is about $27.58 </li></ul><ul><li>Revenue $7,786.94 In Millions of USD (US dollar) (except for per share items) </li></ul><ul><li>News: Starbucks opened it’s first store in Russia. Also, Starbucks plans to give customers access to itunes soon </li></ul><ul><li>Competitors: Caribou coffee is really the only major corporation competitor </li></ul><ul><li>1yr: stock price has fallen about $9 per share. 5 yr: stock rose to $39.63 from $9, then fell to 27.58 </li></ul>
  5. 5. Products <ul><li>Starbucks provides: high end coffee and tea products (drinks like mocha grandes and Tazo tea), music, and they now produce movies. </li></ul><ul><li>Most cost around 4 dollars </li></ul><ul><li>Successful because the coffee tastes good. It’s also somewhat of a status symbol to drink it. </li></ul><ul><li>Lots of different flavors of coffee. There are also different coffees for different times of year. </li></ul>
  6. 6. More Products <ul><li>Thriving music bussiness </li></ul><ul><li>Stores will soon offer itunes </li></ul><ul><li>Movies are a hit </li></ul><ul><li>Akeelah and the Bee, Arctic Tale </li></ul><ul><li>Music and movies sell at normal prices but account for a relatively large portion of the company’s revenue </li></ul><ul><li>Movies are uplifting and cheerful family movies </li></ul>
  7. 7. Highlights <ul><li>Highlights: first person in his family to go to college, bought Starbucks for just $3.8 million and turned it into a huge business, makes sure all employees get stock options and if they work over 20 hours a week, health coverage </li></ul><ul><li>He is a great communicator because he listens to other people, is persistant, and he makes sure anyone who needs to talk can </li></ul>

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