Saturday, May 05, 2012

Entrepreneurs: William Coors


Discipline: Entrepreneurship
iTunes U Course: Academy of Achievement: Entrepreneurs
Lecture (iTunes): William Coors

This is a older recording of a presentation made by William Coors from 1981. Beginning in 1961, grandson of Adolph Coors, served at Chairman of the Adolph Coors Company of Golden Colorado. While it was not his life's passion, it was Adolph Coors's dream that his grandson would one day lead the company.

He began work at Coors in 1939 and took to reigns of Chairman in 1961. William Coors lead the company through an unpresented period of expansion.