European President of Bacardi Speaks Live to Webster Geneva, Via Web Chat to St. Louis

| September 30, 2014
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Stefan Bomhard, the European President of Bacardi, presented to both students in person at Webster Geneva and St. Louis campus students via web chat.

On Sept. 29, Stefan Bomhard, the European president of spirits company Bacardi Limited, presented from Geneva to a dual audience for the Walker Speaker Series: live to Webster Geneva students, and via web chat to students, faculty and staff at Webster’s home campus, gathered in Loretto Hall’s web conference room 402.

Bomhard presented “A Family’s Secret to Success,” discussing his experiences working with food and beverage brands throughout his career. He spoke mostly about the family owned company Bacardi and its products.

The presentation featured aspects of the ad campaigns for Bacardi’s products as well as information on the overall image and branding of the company.  He focused on the many benefits that comes from working for a family owned company. Bomhard spoke to students and offered advice for their future career endeavors.

“Choose your future employer wisely,” said Bomhard, who also highlighted that “with a family owned company, you feel like an extension of the family.”

About The Walker Speaker Series

For more than a decade, the Walker School has provided innovative leaders a stage to share their business knowledge, management expertise, values and career challenges with our community. The success of the speaker series has not only heightened the visibility of the Walker School in the community, but it has brought to the forefront issues pertaining to change, innovation, transformation and leadership.

For more information on upcoming Speaker events visit The Walker Speaker Series website.

About Bacardi

Founded in 1862, Bacardi Limited is the largest privately held spirits producer in the world. We produce, market and distribute a variety of internationally recognized spirits through a network of regional and country-level companies. includes more than 200 brands and labels, with a focus on six core global brands that are supported by a strong portfolio of local brands. Its global brands are: BACARDÍ Rum, BOMBAY SAPPHIRE Gin, DEWAR’s Scotch Whisky, ERISTOFF Vodka, GREY GOOSE Vodka and MARTINI Vermouth and Italian sparkling wines.


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