Howard Schultz is an American businessman and multi-billionaire. He is the Chairman and Chief Executive of Starbucks. He was born on 19 July 1953 in New York City, New York, United States. In addition, he holds an American nationality and belongs to Ukraine and English ethnicity. Likewise, he was born to a very supportive family. He is an eldest child of Elaine Lederman (mother) and Fred Schultz (father), former US Army veteran and truck driver. Also, he has two siblings. However, there is no any information about his early life. Similarly, he attended Canarsi High School and graduated from there. After graduation, he joined Northern Michigan University where he played football. Later in 1975, he graduated with bachelor’s degree in speech communication from the Tau Kappa Epsilon College.
Furthermore, he is a married man of 66 years old. He was married with Sheri Kersch in 1982. This beautiful couple is blessed with two children.
While talking about his professional career, he started working as a salesman for Xerox Corporation. After sometime, he became a full sales representative of Xerox Corporation. Later in 1979, he started working as a general manager for Swedish drip coffee making manufacturing company, Hammarplast. He worked there for 21 years old. Moreover, in 2000, he became the CEO of Starbucks. However, in 2018, he decided and announced to leave Starbucks because he was considering amongst other options a campaign for President.
In addition, he also led a group of ten investors who bought the National Basketball Association’s Seattle SuperSonics and the Women’s National Basketball Association’s Seattle Storm from the Ackerley Group. Thus, he is one of the hard working person and he gained a good name and fame from his successful career.
Likewise, he is one of the billionaire in America. He has collected huge amount of money from his business. Thus, he has an estimated net worth of 43.7 Billion.
- Full Name: Howard D. Schultz
- Date of Birth: 1953 /07 /19
- Nickname: Schultz
- Marital Status: Married
- Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
- Ethnicity: Ukraine and English
- Profession: Businessman
- Nationality: American
- Active Year: 1979-present
- Build: Mesomorph
- Spouse: Sheri Kersch Schultz
- Children: two
- Education: Northern Michigan University, Canarsie High School
- Net Worth: $3.7 Billion