McDonald’s CEO to speak at Purdue Ag Alumni Fish Fry

first_imgTickets will go on sale Nov. 1 for $25 each and tables of 10 for $250. Bus transportation will be available from West Lafayette, and advance parking permits for the fairgrounds are also for sale. Tickets can be ordered by phone at 765-494-8593 or by downloading the order form at www.ag.purdue.edu/agalumni.                  Home Indiana Agriculture News McDonald’s CEO to speak at Purdue Ag Alumni Fish Fry Facebook Twitter Thompson has helped drive business results and global strategic innovation across McDonald’s since joining the company in 1990.  He has held key leadership positions in the company’s largest business segment – McDonald’s U.S.A. – including as division president, chief operating officer and president. In 2010, Thompson was appointed president and COO and became CEO two years later. Thompson serves on the boards of Purdue University, McDonald’s Corp., Ronald McDonald House Charities, Catalyst and Chicago’s Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He also is a member of the Civic Committee of the Commercial Club, The Economic Club, World Business Chicago and the Arthur M. Brazier Foundation. Thompson received a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from Purdue and an honorary doctorate in science from Excelsior College. Facebook Twitter Previous articleThings You Did Not Hear in the MediaNext articleCrop Updates Return With Indiana Harvest Progress Gary Truitt The Fish Fry will be held at the Marsh Blue Ribbon Pavilion beginning at 11:30 a.m. center_img McDonald’s CEO to speak at Purdue Ag Alumni Fish Fry SHARE SHARE By Gary Truitt – Oct 21, 2013 Don ThompsonDon Thompson, a Purdue alumnus, will speak about the path he took from being a Purdue engineering graduate to his current position in leading the world’s largest food service company, which employs 1.8 million people worldwide. He also will share a view into “the McDonald’s you may not know,” focusing on how the company maintains the quality of the food it serves to 69 million customers in 119 countries daily.  “We’re very excited to have Don Thompson as our featured speaker at the Purdue Ag Alumni Fish Fry,” said Jay Akridge, Glenn W. Sample Dean of Purdue Agriculture. “He is an exceptional leader, a Boilermaker, a member of our Board of Trustees and CEO of the world’s leading food service retailer. His message will be one our College of Agriculture alumni, friends and stakeholders won’t want to miss.”last_img read more

Resi auction market bounces back

first_imgHome » News » Agencies & People » Resi auction market bounces back previous nextAgencies & PeopleResi auction market bounces backThe Negotiator2nd July 20180336 Views David Sandeman reports on recent auction activity and results:In last month’s newsletter I reported on a subdued set of auction results in April, so I am pleased to see that the market bounced back in May. The residential auction sector performed particularly strongly in May, with a 10 per cent rise in lots offered (2,560 to 2,806) and a six per cent rise in lots sold (1,945 to 2,070). Residential revenues increased 5.4 per cent, to £357,000,000, which is a welcome return following the 12 per cent losses seen in April.Residential AuctionsResidential Lots offered: 2806 (2560 in May 2017)Lots Sold: 2,070 (1945 in May 2017)Percent Sold: 73.8 per cent (76 per cent in May 2017)Total raised: £357m (£338m in May 2017)auction resi auction market residential auctions David Sandeman July 2, 2018The NegotiatorWhat’s your opinion? Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.Please note: This is a site for professional discussion. Comments will carry your full name and company.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.Related articles Letting agent fined £11,500 over unlicenced rent-to-rent HMO3rd May 2021 BREAKING: Evictions paperwork must now include ‘breathing space’ scheme details30th April 2021 City dwellers most satisfied with where they live30th April 2021last_img read more