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Kroc, Ray (1902–1984)

  • By: Jaime L. Benavides
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

Founder of McDonald's Corporation

Born in Chicago, Raymond Albert Kroc spent so much time thinking up wild schemes and business ideas during his adolescent and teenage years that family and friends considered him a bona fide daydreamer. No one in Ray's family ...

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