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9/24/15 In Conversation with Craig Boyan, President and COO, HEB

San Antonio Program
September 24, 2015
San Antonio, TX



San Antonio directors joined to observe a fireside chat with H-E-B's President and Chief Operating Officer, Craig Boyan. The story of H E B begins more than 100 years ago in a small, family owned store nestled in the heart of the Texas Hill Country. Today H E B serves families all over Texas and Mexico in 155 communities, with more than 340 stores and over 76,000 employees. They've always believed in the value of hard work and the importance of taking care of people. Their commitment to excellence has made them one of the nation's largest independently owned food retailers. Mr. Boyan and moderator, Joe McKinney, took a look at the company's success in leadership as it relates to their thoughts, actions, competition, talent development, board oversight and customer service and how HEB remains best in class.


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Location and Time


Westin Riverwalk
420 W. Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205

7:00 am Registration / Networking / Breakfast Buffet Opens
7:30 am Breakfast / Roundtable Introductions and Topic Discussion
7:50 am Program Presentation Begins
8:30 am Audience Q&A
9:00 am Adjourn Presentation

9:15 am Final Networking

Speaker Spotlight


Craig Boyan

Craig Boyan is the President and Chief Operating Officer for H-E-B. He is also a member of the H-E-B Board and a Trustee of the H-E-B Investment Retirement Plan.

Craig joined H-E-B in 2005 as Chief Strategic Officer and was an advisor to H-E-B for two years before joining the company.

Prior to H-E-B, Craig worked at the Monitor Company, a global consultancy based in Cambridge, MA. Craig founded and ran Monitor’s New York office.

He graduated from Harvard College, cum laude in economics, and he was a member of the Harvard crew team. He also received an MBA from Columbia Business School.

Craig is a member of the Board of the Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and is on the Board of Trustees for Texas Biomedical Research Institute. He is Chairman of the Board for Junior Achievement of South Texas and he is the General Campaign Chair for the 2015 United Way Campaign. Craig also serves on the Board of Trinity University, UT Health Science Center and the Wellness Coalition.

Joe McKinney

Vice Chairman, Broadway National Bank Director, Luby’s, Inc., USAA RealCo, US Global Investors Funds, Broadway National Bank

On October 1, 2002, Joe. C. McKinney became Vice Chairman of Broadway National Bank. His responsibilities include overall Business development for the Commercial Bank and the Private Bank. Joe also serves as a Broadway Bank Director.

Joe retired on March 31, 2002, as Chairman of the Board and CEO of JPMorgan Chase Bank in San Antonio. Joe has 28 years of Experience with JPMorgan Chase Bank (formerly Chase Manhattan Bank and Texas Commerce Bank). He was a senior Officer for 3 locations in San Antonio and 1 location in New Braunfels.

Joe began his banking career with Texas Commerce in 1974 as a Credit Analyst. In 1985 he was named an Executive Vice President and head of Commercial banking. Joe was elected to the title of Chairman and CEO of the San Antonio region in December 1987.

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