Jim Sinegal is the founder, chairman, and former longtime CEO of Costco
Last month, The Motley Fool’s own founder and CEO, Tom Gardner, ventured to a Costco warehouse in Florida for a conversation with Sinegal on business, leadership, and company culture. In the clip below, Sinegal explains why Costco likes to promote from within its own ranks. (A transcript is provided below; running time: 4:29.)
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