President and CEO of McDonald’s Corporation Don Thompson will be the featured speaker at the 2014 Purdue Agricultural Alumni Association Fish Fry. Thompson, a Purdue alumnus will speak about the path he took from a Purdue engineer graduate to his current position, leading the world’s largest food service company.
Jay Akridge, Dean of Purdue Agriculture says they are very excited to have Thompson as the featured speaker. “He is an exceptional leader, a Boilermaker, a member of our Board of Trustees and CEO of the world’s leading food service retailer,” he says. “His message will be one our College of Agriculture alumni, friends, and stakeholders won’t want to miss.”
The annual Purdue Agricultural Alumni Association Fish Fry is February 1, 2014 at the Marsh Blue Ribbon Pavilion on the Indiana State Fairgrounds. Tickets are $25 and go on sale November 1st.
A link to the order form can be found HERE.