Dean’s Distinguished Speaker: John Mackey
Co-founder and Co-CEO of Whole Foods Market
John Mackey, Co-founder and Co-CEO of Whole Foods, Author of Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business
Q&A moderated by Dean and Professor Steven Currall
About John Mackey
John Mackey, Co-founder and Co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, has led the natural and organic grocer as it has grown from a single store in Austin, Texas, founded in 1978, to an $11 billion Fortune 300 company, and a top U.S. supermarket with more than 340 stores and 70,000 team members worldwide.
While devoting his career to helping shoppers satisfy their lifestyle needs with high quality natural and organic foods, Mackey has also focused on building a more conscious way of doing business. For 15 consecutive years, FORTUNE magazine has included Whole Foods Market on its “100 Best Companies to Work For” list.