Proudly Announcing the 2018 Closing Session Speaker!

Nick Bayer, Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Saxbys Coffee

Nick Bayer is a local CEO who really does it all. Since starting Saxbys in 2005, he has been named one of Philadelphia Business Journal’s Most Admired CEOs, enrolled as an ‘Entrepreneur in Residence’ at Cornell University, became a faculty member at Drexel University, and frequently guest lectures at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, Temple University’s Fox School of Business, and Penn State’s Smeal College of Business; all while growing Saxbys at a rate of 30% per year.

During this closing session, Nick will highlight the unique company culture of Saxbys, including how this daily focus on culture at all levels nurtures the entrepreneurial spirit in team members who aspire to be change makers and high performers. Nick will explain how a healthy and positive workplace corporate culture fosters engaged and motivated employees who are committed to the success of the company and the community; and how you can apply the lessons he has learned to strengthening your own team. Not only will you hear about the core values of Saxbys and how they drive the success of the business, you will gain a better understanding of how and why leaders need to stay true to core ideals, even as companies expand and become more successful.