Zev Siegl

Starbucks Co-Founder and Global Keynote Speaker

Zev Siegl’s Professional History

Serial Entrepreneur

  • Co-Founder, Starbucks Coffee Company
  • Founder, Quartermaine Coffee Roasters
  • Founder SocialBees.com
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Zev with an event official in Kuwait City.

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International Presenter/Keynote Speaker

The Gulf Region, Russia, United Kingdom, United States 2013-2014

Business Consultant

200+ early-state SMEs (small and medium enterprise) consulting clients since 2004

Student Mentor

MBA Program, Albers School of Business,
Seattle University
Seattle Washington USA

Student Teams Mentor

Foster School of Business, University of Washington
Seattle Washington USA

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Mentoring university students - March 2015


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Committed to and passionate about enabling young entrepreneurs around the world to make good decisions regarding starting, acquiring and growing small and medium-size enterprises.

Co-founded the coffee company that grew up to be a legend. Served as Starbuck’s Director and VP Retail for a decade,1971-1980. By 1980, Starbucks had moved from an idea into a solid, growing, regional player in the vibrant Seattle market. The rest is history.

A serial entrepreneur-leader 1981- 2001. Planned, managed funding process and established four start-up companies: coffee, equipment, baking, social network consulting.

Testimonial

“During 2016, Zev Siegl has been an asset to our start-up food-ingredient processing company. Zev’s perspective and insights have saved us a ton of trouble. His insistence on forecasting the potential financial outcomes of major decisions has kept us from making expensive mistakes.”
— D. Wishniak, www.nutraberryinc.com