Description: The founder and co-CEO of supermarket chain Whole Foods, John Mackey, is a staunch libertarian and a vegan. As his public profile rises, he becomes harder to pin down. He seems to embody competing philosophies in one affable, “aw-shucks,” yet entirely controversial package.
Date: Mar 08, 2013
Questions for Discussions:
- Describe the management style and thinking of John Mackey.
- Do you think any other type of leadership would have made Whole Foods as successful as it has been?