The James P. Schwartz Memorial Lecture Series Presents:

Mark D. Daley
CEO, Dean & DeLuca

9:30 am - 10:45 pm
Tuesday - November 11, 2008

CAC Theater & Hyatt Hotel                    

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About Mr. Daley:

With his wide experience in building brand relationships and developing businesses, Mark Daley joined Dean & DeLuca in March of 2008 after a 22 year career with the DFS Group, the premier luxury retailer in Asia. At Dean & DeLuca, Mr. Daley's primary focus has been on developing the operating model and the brand to prepare the company for the opening of a new flagship location in Newport Beach, California. Dean & DeLuca plans to expand their presence in the fine food and wine categories with this store, one additional market store and a new cafe within the next year. They also have planned a double-digit increase this fiscal year for their web and catalog business.

James P. Schwartz

About The James P. Schwartz Memorial Lecture Series:

The James P. Schwartz Lecture Series was established in 1975 in honor of University of Wichita alum James P. Schwartz who served as vice president of finance of Pizza Hut Inc. before his untimely death in 1970. The series is dedicated to expanding horizons in business and has featured presentations from business leaders such as H. Lee Scott, president and CEO of WalMart Stores Inc. and Steve Reinemund, former CEO of PepsiCo.

Watch a short video about James P. Schwartz