Free Essays on Sinegal

  1. Leadership

    combo deal and refusing to hike profit margins by more than 14 percent, Costco warehouse has stayed true to its goal. Its co-founder and CEO, Jim Sinegal, has been called the Sam Walton of the 21st century for his low-key style and seeming defiance of all things Wall Street. But, whether investors like...

  2. Costco Wholesale Corporation: Mission, Business Model, and Strategy

    Circuit City, PetSmart, and Barnes & Noble, had significant market share in their respective product categories. Costco was founded in 1983 by Jim Sinegal and Seattle entrepreneur Jeff Brotman (now chairman of the board of directors). The first Costco store began operations in Seattle in 1983, the same...

  3. What Is Leadership

    its more successful peers (Burlingham). Over the past five years Jim Sinegal has shepherded his company, Costco, to impressive returns. Costco’s stock has doubled, and revenues continue to grow at an impressive rate. Yet Sinegal might be better known as a man of the people at Costco. His name tag plainly...

  4. Costco Wholesale Corp: Mission, Business Model, and Strategy

    2003 to 2006 is increasing, and the company has a steady expansion. These numbers can prove Costco's success and Jim Sinegal, CEO and cofounder, does a great job in the company. Sinegal saves on operation costs in order to provide low price while still keeping high quality products for customers such...

  5. Costco

    company feeling and he did this by creating value from within. Of course for Sinegal, creating value from within meant taking good care of Costco's 160,000 employees, which is explicitly stated in the vision statement. One way Sinegal was able to do this was by fashioning a corporate culture that established...

  6. Organizational Culture Analysis: Costco

    In 1983, Costco Wholesale Corporation, the fourth-largest retailer in the United States, was founded by former Price Club executive, Jim Sinegal, and lawyer Jeffrey Brotman. Costco focuses on selling products at low prices in bulk packaging and focuses mostly to large families and small businesses...

  7. Costco Case Study

    stay ahead of competitors. 3. Do you think Jim Sinegal is and effective CEO? What grades would you give him in leading the process of crafting and executing Costcoʼs strategy? What support can you offer for these grades? 3.1. I believe Jim Sinegal is a effective CEO and I believe without him in the...

  8. Costco Wholesale Corp.: Mission, Business Model, and Strategy

    be offered the next time a member visits Costco. Therefore, customers are allured to buy these items at an irresistible price. Do you think Jim Sinegal is an effective CEO? What grades would you give him in leading the process of crafting and executing Costco’s strategy? What support can you offer...

  9. Managers and Leaders in an Organization MGT 330 January 2011

    1983 Kim Sinegal, the executive vice president of Price broke from Price Club and opened Costco Wholesale Corporation. As time went by, the two companies faced growing competition the two companies decided to merge into one company forming the new company PriceCostco. In 1994 Price and Sinegal began to...

  10. Costco Case Study

    earlier. 3. Do you think Jim Sinegal is an effective CEO? What grades would you give him in leading the process of crafting and executing Costco’s strategy? What support can you offer for these grades? Refer to figure 2.1 in chapter 2 in developing your answers. Jim Sinegal has been an effective CEO...

  11. COSTCO

    market. Costco’s have clearly identified who their customers are and designed its strategy to keep those customers coming back for generations. Jim Sinegal, cofounder and CEO of Costco Wholesale, while his methods may be unorthodox, his business strategy is certainly working. He is not only interested...

  12. Costco Anaylsis

    Do you think Jim Sinegal is an effective CEO? What grades would you give him in leading the process of crafting and executing Costco’s strategy? What support can you offer for these grades? Refer to Figure 2.1 in Chapter 2 in developing your answers. I believe that Jim Sinegal is a very effective...