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The White House

Background on the President's lunch with business leaders


Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELASE                        July 31, 2009
The President had lunch with the following business leaders today in the Private Dining Room:
Ivan Seidenberg, CEO of Verizon and Chairman of the Business Roundtable
Mike Duke, CEO of Wal-Mart
Dan DiMicco, CEO of Nucor
Howard Schultz, CEO of Starbucks