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Hamdi Ulukaya

Can Corporate Leaders Be Good Citizens?

Robert Kuttner | Posted 05.02.2016 | Politics
Robert Kuttner

The owner of the Chobani yogurt company, Hamdi Ulukaya, made news last week when he announced that he will give his 2,000 employees a 10 percent ownership share when the company is sold. The average stake will be worth $150,000. Several of America's largest corporations also made news by canceling events in North Carolina, to protest that state's discriminatory new laws against transgender people. Is there a larger trend here? Are some corporations becoming allies of progressive reform -- or does it just look that way because most of the corporate elite and the Republican Party are now so far to the right?

Chobani Founder Accused By Ex-Wife Of Stealing Fage's Yogurt Recipe

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 04.15.2014 | Business

Hamdi Ulukaya, the founder and CEO of Chobani, allegedly bribed a former employee at Fage to reveal the rival's recipe for Greek yogurt, according to ...

Yogurt Billionaire Calls Out 'Cool' Startups

Huffington Post | David Winograd | Posted 06.21.2013 | Small Business

Technology startups are all the rage right now. Just ask President Barack Obama… Pakistani tech entrepreneur Faizan is a perfect example of wh...

Diaspora Giving Impacts Both Homes

Senay Ataselim-Yilmaz | Posted 07.15.2013 | Impact
Senay Ataselim-Yilmaz

Under Secretary of State, Robert Hormats' speech at the Second Global Diaspora Forum showed the difference diaspora communities are making in the United States. He quoted the statistic that from 1990 to 2004 over half of Nobel Prize Laureates in the United States were immigrants.

'We Are Just At The Beginning Of Yogurt'

Reuters | Posted 02.17.2013 | Home

By Martinne Geller NEW YORK, Dec 17 (Reuters) - Chobani Inc, the private firm behind the top-selling Greek-style yogurt in the United ...

WATCH: Newest Billionaire Comes From Small Business Roots

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 09.14.2012 | Small Business

Here's a recipe for success, courtesy of Hamdi Ulukaya, the founder of Chobani Yogurt and one of the world's newest billionaires (according to the Blo...

Greek Yogurt Purists Call Foul On Frequent Additive

Posted 07.20.2012 | Home

Greek yogurt traditionalists are fuming over new methods to produce its characteristic thick texture, which they believe violate the product's "standa...

The Top Influencers Alive: 10 Breakout Influencers of 2011

Connie Dieken | Posted 02.25.2012 | Business
Connie Dieken

Despite conventional wisdom, influence and persuasion are not the same animal.