Michael J. Tattersfield

President & Chief Executive Officer at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc.

Michael J. Tattersfield

Michael J. Tattersfield

President & Chief Executive Officer at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc.

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Lululemon Athletica, Inc.
A&W Restaurants, Inc.
Yum! Brands, Inc.

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Chief Operating & Financial Officer at Krispy Kreme, Inc.

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Former Vice President at General Mills, Inc.

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Founder at Manchester Cos., Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at St. Catherine University - Minnesota

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Representative at Office of the Representative from Minnesota's 3rd District, Dean Phillips

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Former Senator from Minnesota

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Former President at Maytag Corp.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Delta Dental of Minnesota

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President at U.S. Bank Private Wealth Management

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Former Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President at Securian Financial Group, Inc.

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Michael J. Tattersfield
President & Chief Executive Officer at Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc.

Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school offers a large full-time MBA program, doctoral programs, and many executive education programs. It owns Harvard Business School Publishing, which publishes business books, leadership articles, online management tools for corporate learning, case studies, and the monthly Harvard Business Review.

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Indiana University is a major multi-campus public research institution, grounded in the liberal arts and sciences, and a world leader in professional, medical, and technological education. Indiana University’s mission is to provide broad access to undergraduate, graduate, and continuing education for students throughout Indiana, the United States, and the world, as well as outstanding academic and cultural programs and student services. Indiana University seeks to create dynamic partnerships with the state and local communities in economic, social, and cultural development and to offer leadership in creative solutions for 21st century problems. Indiana University strives to achieve full diversity, and to maintain friendly, collegial, and humane environments, with a strong commitment to academic freedom.

Career History
President & Chief Executive Officer
2017 - Current

Krispy Kreme is an international retailer of premium-quality sweet treats, including its signature hot Original Glazed® doughnut. Headquartered in Winston-Salem, NC, the company has offered the highest-quality doughnuts and great-tasting coffee since it was founded in 1937. Today, Krispy Kreme and its one-of-a-kind Hot Light can be found in approximately 731 locations around the world. Currently, Krispy Kreme can be found in 21 countries, including the United States, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, China, Dominican Republic, Indonesia, Japan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mexico, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, the Republic of Korea, Qatar, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Turkey, the United Arab Emirates, and the United Kingdom. Our market research indicates that Krispy Kreme’s breadth of appeal extends across all major demographic groups, including age and income. In addition to their taste, quality and simplicity, Krispy Kreme doughnuts are an affordable, indulgent sweet treat. Many of our customers are accustomed to purchasing our doughnuts by the dozen for their office, clubs and family. The Krispy Kreme brand has several unique elements that have helped us create a special bond with our customers. Our doughnuts, which are made from a secret recipe that has been in our company since 1937, have a one-of-a kind taste that generations of loyal customers have grown to love. Our Hot Doughnuts Now sign, when illuminated, is a signal to our customers that our signature product, hot Original Glazed® doughnuts, is being made. The Hot Doughnuts Now sign is a strong impulse purchase generator and an integral contributor to our brand’s mystique. Krispy Kreme is also committed to strong local community relationships. Our store operators support their local communities through our popular fundraising programs and the sponsorship of local events. Our vertically integrated, automated system is designed to create high quality, consistent doughnuts in an efficient manner. Quality control starts with our manufacturing plant, which produces proprietary Krispy Kreme mixes—our state-of-the-art laboratory runs quality tests on all key ingredients and each batch of mix

Chief Executive Officer
Prior - 2017

Einstein Bros. Bagels, Inc. operates a chain of restaurants which offers muffins, breakfast sandwiches and coffee. It provides cookies, wraps, desserts, and yogurt. The company is headquartered in Lakewood, CO.

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
2008 - 2017

Caribou Coffee Co., Inc. owns and operates coffee shops. It offers products to grocery stores, mass merchandisers, club stores, office coffee and foodservice providers, hotels, entertainment venues and e-commerce channels. The firm operates through three segments: Retail, Commercial and Franchise. The company was founded in 1992 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, MN.

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Rainforest Alliance, Inc. works to conserve biodiversity and ensure sustainable livelihoods by helping transform land-use practices, business practices and consumer behavior. It promote standards for sustainability that conserve wildlife and wildlands, and promote the well-being of workers and their communities, helping farmers, forest managers and tourism businesses realize greater economic benefits by ensuring ecosystems within and around their operations are protected. Rainforest Alliance was founded by Daniel R. Katz in 1987 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

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