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Speaker Bio

Greg Hughes is the President of North America for Beam Suntory. Hughes has over twenty-five years of experience in roles such as Vice President of Marketing for Kraft Foods and other roles at Procter & Gamble and Bel Brands USA. In addition to this, Hughes has co-founded the non-profit on-profit Hands on Portland, was a member of the U.S. Peace Corps in Romania, and was selected as a 2008 Fellow for Leadership Greater Chicago. At the Executives’ Club of Chicago, Hughes shares how he uses the Japanese-style Gemba culture for his leadership team.