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John Mackey

Co-Founder and CEO, Whole Foods

Laurentian Bank of Canada

John Mackey has devoted most of his adult life to selling natural foods and building a better business model. A leading practitioner of empowerment management, the co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, Inc. helped build a $10 billion Fortune 500 company that is now one of the top 20 supermarket companies in America. The Whole Foods Market workplace is based on the ideals of respect for the individual and self-empowerment.