People Before Profit: Tips for a Long Lasting Business with Tristan Walker

Detroit
Wed, Dec 16, 2020, 10:00 AM (PST)

About this event

Tristan Walker is the Co-founder + CEO of Walker + Company Brands. He's on the board of multiple notable companies, has been part of the Andreessen Horowitz team and been added to numerous notable lists like Fortune Magazine’s 50 “World’s Greatest Leaders.” Needless to say, Tristan has forged his way through the startup ecosystem and picked up some valuable findings over the last decade.

In this exciting fireside chat, Tristan will share tips for creating a long lasting company, starting with placing people first. Your vision is nothing without a strong team that is consistently taken care of. And as a leader, it's your responsibility to create systems that allow your team to flourish.

He'll focus on giving you tangible strategies for setting your values, implementing them, and adjusting as time goes on.

Tristan will share challenges he's faced while staying true to his values, even in if it means declining profits or a missed opportunities.

You won't want to miss this.

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  • Tristan Walker

    Tristan Walker

    Founder + CEO

    Walker & Company Brands

    Tristan is the Founder & CEO of Walker & Company Brands and on the Foot Locker, Inc. and Shake Shack, Inc. Board of Directors.

    Prior to his founding Walker & Company (merged with Procter & Gamble, December 2018) he was an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Andreessen Horowitz. Prior to his time at Andreessen Horowitz, he was the Director of Business Development for foursqua...

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