Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is stepping down from the coffee chain that he joined more than 30 years ago. Kevin Johnson will become chief executive as of April 3, 2017. Schultz will become executive chairman on that date to focus on innovation and social impact activities, among other things.
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is stepping down from the coffee chain that he joined more than 30 years ago. Kevin Johnson will become chief executive as of April 3, 2017. Schultz will become executive chairman on that date to focus on innovation and social impact activities, among other things. Ted S. Warren AP
Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz is stepping down from the coffee chain that he joined more than 30 years ago. Kevin Johnson will become chief executive as of April 3, 2017. Schultz will become executive chairman on that date to focus on innovation and social impact activities, among other things. Ted S. Warren AP

Schultz to step down as CEO of Starbucks

December 01, 2016 5:10 PM