Howard Schultz
AUTHOR

Howard Schultz

Howard Schultz built Starbucks Coffee Company into one of the world's most recognized and respected businesses, a company committed to strengthening communities through human connection and innovation. Howard grew up in public housing in Brooklyn, and was the first in his family to graduate college. As a young entrepreneur, he set out to build a different kind of company, one that delivers business excellence through a culture of compassion. Under his leadership, Starbucks grew from eleven stores to more than 28,000 in 77 countries, while pioneering programs like comprehensive healthcare, stock ownership and free college tuition for full and part-time employees.

Read more Read less

JOIN AUDIBLE FREE FOR 30 DAYS AND STAY FOR $14.95/mo.

Best Sellers

    • From the Ground Up

    • A Journey to Reimagine the Promise of America
    • By: Howard Schultz
    • Narrated by: Howard Schultz
    • Length: 13 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    From the number-one best-selling author and former Starbucks CEO, here is a story that is part dramatic memoir, part blueprint of the new responsibilities that leaders and citizens share in America today....

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Upstanders: Season 2 (FREE)

    • By: Howard Schultz, Rajiv Chandrasekaran
    • Narrated by: Michael B. Jordan
    • Length: 2 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 312
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 272
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 273

    For more than a year, Howard Schultz and Rajiv Chandrasekaran searched the country for even more of America's unsung heroes, as a follow-up to Upstanders' first season....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • just simply remarkable!

    • By Tarindu on 10-22-17

    Regular price: $0.00

    • Onward

    • How Starbucks Fought for Its Life Without Losing Its Soul
    • By: Howard Schultz, Joanne Gordon
    • Narrated by: Stephen Bowlby
    • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,384
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,140
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,136

    Howard Schultz, the president and chairman of Starbucks, made the decision to return as CEO, eight years after he stepped down to become chairman....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting, but a bit annoying

    • By Carla on 06-13-11

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Pour Your Heart into It

    • How Starbucks Built a Company One Cup at a Time
    • By: Howard Schultz, Dori Jones Yang
    • Narrated by: Eric Conger
    • Length: 2 hrs and 55 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 795
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 608
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 613

    The success of Starbucks is one of the most remarkable business stories in decades....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • wish it wasn't

    • By Melissa on 12-27-08

    Regular price: $11.87

    • For Love of Country

    • What Our Veterans Can Teach Us About Citizenship, Heroism, and Sacrifice
    • By: Howard Schultz, Rajiv Chandrasekaran
    • Narrated by: Rajiv Chandrasekaran
    • Length: 6 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34

    A celebration of the extraordinary courage, dedication, and sacrifice of this generation of American veterans on the battlefield and their equally valuable contributions on the home front....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Worth the read

    • By Peter Baron on 06-17-16

    Regular price: $21.00

Are you an author?

Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.