Interview with Howard Stoeckel, CEO of Wawa – Servant Leadership

February 26, 2013 — Leave a comment

WawaToday we talk to former CEO of Wawa, Inc., Howard Stoeckel.  With over 18,000 employees, Howard knows what it takes to successfully innovate and run a company well.  His theory is that it all points back to one key quality  that makes all the difference, and it may surprise you.  We chat about his career path, and advice he has for new entrepreneurs.

Interview with Howard Stoeckel, CEO of Wawa:

Or, if you want, you can download the interview here.

Key Points:

  • What’s a little background of Wawa, Inc., and how did the company get started?
  • How did Howard end up as CEO of the company?  What was his career path?
  • What inspires him personally?
  • What advice does he have for people interested in a similar career track?


Talk Back!  What are the attributes in your company that makes you successful?

What’s the secret sauce in your company that makes it successful?  Would love to hear your thoughts!

Andrew Mason


Andrew is a husband, learner, founder, dubstep aficionado, eater of carnetas burritos, and marathon runner. I love building communities that learn together!