Starbucks (SBUX) - Get Report Howard Schultz will attend his final shareholders' meeting as CEO on Wednesday before he steps down next month. He has held the CEO position, his second time at Starbucks' helm, since 2008. Before that, he served as Starbucks CEO from 1987 to 2000. Under Schultz's leadership, Starbucks has grown to operate more than 25,000 stores globally with sales over $21 billion as of its last fiscal year.
Here's a look at some of the ways Schultz has transformed the world of business.