took the Noah’s Bagels concept from a one-store location in Berkeley
California in 1989, and in 6 1/2 years sold the business for 100
million dollars while taking it public. Alper has founded five other
businesses besides the bagel empire he built, and brings a wealth of
start up and small business expertise to the marketplace. His
experience includes concept creation, marketing, retailing, food
service, and sales management.
”I enjoy sharing my experiences of
successful business start-ups, how I did it, and what I learned along
the way,” says Alper. As a speaker and consultant, people are motivated
and intrigued to hear the do’s and don’ts of my exciting and rewarding
business case studies.”
Mr. Alper is an
accomplished motivational speaker, with over 35 years of business and
non-profit management experience. He has lectured at Haas School
of Business at The University of California, Berkeley, The Kellogg
School of Business at Northwestern University, and the School of
Business at Golden Gate University.
extensive background in bringing business from the idea stage through
successful start-up and early stage development makes Noah an
ideal resource for executive coaching, and planning.