Howard D. Schultz

Co-Founder at Schultz Family Foundation

Howard D. Schultz

Howard D. Schultz

Co-Founder at Schultz Family Foundation

Overview
Career Highlights

Starbucks Corp.
Starbucks Coffee Singapore Pte Ltd.
Starbucks Coffee Australia Pty Ltd.

RelSci Relationships

1697

Number of Boards

12

Birthday

07/19/1953 - Brooklyn, New York

Age

67

Number of Awards

27

Estimated Net Worth

$3B

Interests

Basketball, Football, Baseball

Relationships
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Co-Founder at Schultz Family Foundation

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Starbucks Corp.

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Former Limited Partner at Lead Edge Capital Management LLC

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Chief Executive Officer at Pinkberry, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Co-Chief Executive Officer & President at Ariel Investments LLC

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Chief Executive Officer at Emes Project LLC

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Co-Founder at Pinkberry, Inc.

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Future Chief Executive Officer at Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (Effective 03/2021)

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President & Chief Executive Officer at McCutchen Group LLC

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Trustee at Schultz Family Foundation

Relationship likelihood: Strong

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Co-Founder at Schultz Family Foundation
Family Members
Child
Social-Work Clinician at New York Foundling, Inc.

New York Foundling, Inc. provides child welfare services. It offers services to children in the foster care systems, families struggling with instability, adults with developmental disabilities, youth involved in the juvenile justice systems, infants and toddlers born into difficult circumstances, per-schoolers in head start programs, and young scholars in low income communities. The company was founded by Mary Irene Fitzgibbon on October 11, 1869 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Spouse

The Schultz Family Foundation was co-founded in 2000 by Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz and his wife Sheri. It is focused on unlocking potential in populations facing temporary barriers to success, including disconnected youth and veterans. The Foundation’s latest commitment to veterans follows a commitment made by Starbucks in November to hiring 10,000 veterans and military spouses over the next five years.

Education
Bachelor's in Communications
Class of 1975

Northern Michigan University (NMU) is a four-year college public university established in 1899 and located in Marquette, in the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan.NMU has five academic divisions: College of Arts and Sciences Walker L. Cisler College of Business, named for philanthropist Walker Lee Cisler. College of Graduate Studies College of Professional Studies: • School of Education • School of Nursing • School of Technology and Applied Sciences School of Art and Design (as of 07-08 School Year) Within these five academic divisions 180 undergraduate and graduate degree programs are offered

Attendee
Class of 1971
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Finance & Accounting

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

Memberships
Member

The fraternity was established to contribute to the advancement of society through the personal growth of our members and service to others. The fraternity has 250 active chapters and colonies located throughout the United States and Canada. Each chapter is a separate entity having its own constitution and bylaws

Career History
Co-Founder
Current

The Schultz Family Foundation was co-founded in 2000 by Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz and his wife Sheri. It is focused on unlocking potential in populations facing temporary barriers to success, including disconnected youth and veterans. The Foundation’s latest commitment to veterans follows a commitment made by Starbucks in November to hiring 10,000 veterans and military spouses over the next five years.

Chief Executive Officer
1971 - Prior

Starbucks Corp. engages in the production, marketing, and retailing of specialty coffee. It operates through the following segments: Americas; China/Asia Pacific (CAP); Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA); and Channel Development. The Americas, CAP, EMEA segments sells coffee and other beverages, complementary food, packaged coffees, single-serve coffee products, and a focused selection of merchandise through company-oriented stores, and licensed stores. The Channel Development segment include sales of packaged coffee, tea, and ready-to-drink beverages to customers outside of its company-operated and licensed stores. The company brands include Evolution Fresh, Teavana, Tazo Tea and Seattle's Best. Starbucks was founded by Jerry Baldwin and Howard D. Schultz on November 4, 1985 and is headquartered in Seattle, WA.

Co-Founder
1998 - Prior

Maveron seeks investment opportunities in companies located in the US. The firm targets companies operating in the fields of consumer services. It provides financing for seed and early stage capital requirements.

Boards & Committees
Director
2001 - Prior

Potbelly Sandwich Works LLC owns and operates sandwich restaurants. Their stores is filled with antiques, vintage signs, old photographs, music memorabilia and, of course, a potbelly stove. They also provide live local musicians to its customers. The company was founded by Bryant Keil and Peter Hastings in 1997 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Member, Board of Directors
1998 - 2003

eBay, Inc. operates as a commerce company, which engages in the provision of investments and acquisitions to help enable commerce on platforms for buyers and sellers online or on mobile devices. It operates through the following platforms: Marketplace and Classifieds. The Marketplace platform includes its online marketplace, localized counterparts, and the eBay suite of mobile applications. The Classified platform focuses in collection of brands such as mobile.de, Kijiji, Gumtree, Marktplaats, eBay Kleinanzeigen and others. The company was founded by Pierre M. Omidyar in September 1995 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA.

Trustee
Current

The Schultz Family Foundation was co-founded in 2000 by Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz and his wife Sheri. It is focused on unlocking potential in populations facing temporary barriers to success, including disconnected youth and veterans. The Foundation’s latest commitment to veterans follows a commitment made by Starbucks in November to hiring 10,000 veterans and military spouses over the next five years.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$1,000 - $4,999
2018

Woodland Park Zoo is an American nonprofit company located in Seattle, WA. The firm operates as a zoo. Alejandro Grajal is the current CEO, occupying that position since 2016.The company says this about itself: Woodland Park Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums and certified by the rigorous American Humane Conservation program. The Humane Certified™ seal of approval is another important validation of the zoo's long-standing tradition of meeting the highest standards in animal welfare. Woodland Park Zoo is helping to save animals and their habitats through more than 35 field projects in the Pacific Northwest and around the world. By inspiring people to care and act, Woodland Park Zoo is making a difference in our planet's future ecological health and sustainability. Free Wi-Fi is available for zoo guests, made possible through products donated by Cisco.

$2,500 - $4,999
2015

Woodland Park Zoo is an American nonprofit company located in Seattle, WA. The firm operates as a zoo. Alejandro Grajal is the current CEO, occupying that position since 2016.The company says this about itself: Woodland Park Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums and certified by the rigorous American Humane Conservation program. The Humane Certified™ seal of approval is another important validation of the zoo's long-standing tradition of meeting the highest standards in animal welfare. Woodland Park Zoo is helping to save animals and their habitats through more than 35 field projects in the Pacific Northwest and around the world. By inspiring people to care and act, Woodland Park Zoo is making a difference in our planet's future ecological health and sustainability. Free Wi-Fi is available for zoo guests, made possible through products donated by Cisco.

N/A
2010

Seattle Foundation strengthens the health and vitality of the community by connecting generous people with well-informed philanthropic strategies. Seattle Foundation ignites powerful, rewarding philanthropy to make Greater Seattle a stronger, more vibrant community for all.

Political Donations
$1,000
2017

Former Representative from New York's 17th Congressional District

$500
2013

Former Representative from New York's 17th Congressional District

$1,000
2012

Former Representative from New York's 17th Congressional District

Investments
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Courier Plus LLC designs, develops, and operates an e-Commerce platform for cannabis pickup and delivery. The firm offers dutchie platform. The company was founded by Evan Ross Lipson, Zach Lipson, and Sam Ellis in 2017 and is headquartered in Bend, OR.

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SimpleBet, Inc. develops automation software solutions for sports events. The company was founded by Chris Bevilacqua, Scott Marshall, and Joey Levy in April, 2018 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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Glossier, Inc. provides online beauty products. It delivers newsletters and information in various categories, such as product recommendations, tutorials, makeup looks, culture, visual inspiration, shopping, video, and conversational first-person interviews with fashion's top ladies. The firm's platform also provides information related to backstage, fragrance, hair, health, lips, makeup, models, nails, and skincare. The company was founded by Emily Weiss, Michael Harper, and Nick Axelrod in September 2010 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Advisors
Advisor

Former Executive Vice President & Managing Director at Global Strategy Group

Awards & Honors
Rank #280
2018
Forbes Magazine - 400 Richest People in America
Rank #660
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #595
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Events
Speaker
Aspen, CO, United States
2012 Aspen Ideas Festival

The 2012 Aspen Ideas Festival engaged its participants in a variety of programs, tutorials, seminars and discussion events that together are guaranteed to charge the atmosphere with vibrant intellectual exchange.

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