Lighting a fire under the soup

Campbell Soup Co. President and CEO Douglas R. Conant

Executive Snapshot

Who: Douglas R. Conant, president and CEO of the Campbell Soup Company.

Education: He earned a BA and MBA from Northwestern University.

What you may not know: His favorite soup is Campbell's Tomato Rice soup.

Personal: He is married with three children.

About the author

Kai Ryssdal is the host and senior editor of Marketplace, the most widely heard program on business and the economy in the country.


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