Squawk Box, the premier pre-market business program on CNBC, will interview President Nido Qubein on Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 8:20 a.m. EST. The segment will focus on “Opportunities in America” and will highlight both the extraordinary transformation of High Point University and the personal story of President Qubein.
Nido Qubein is president of High Point University, an accredited undergraduate and graduate institution with more than 4000 students from 50 countries and 44 states. He has written numerous books and recorded scores of audio and video learning programs including a bestseller on effective communication published by Nightingale-Conant and Berkley. He is an active speaker and consultant addressing more than 100 business and professional groups around the world each year. He doesn't just talk business, he lives it. He is an entrepreneur with active interests in real estate, advertising, and banking.
Nido Qubein’s business savvy led him to help start a bank in 1986 and today he serves on the board and executive committee of a Fortune 500 financial corporation with 155 billion-dollars in assets. He is also chairman of Great Harvest Bread Company with 218 stores in 42 states. He serves on the boards of several national organizations including the La-Z-Boy Corporation, one of the world's largest and most recognized furniture retailers.
Tune in to CNBC to watch the live interview at 8:20 a.m. EST, then check the HPU website to view the segment following the original air time.
CNBC is viewed in more than 395 million homes worldwide, including more than 100 million households in the United States and Canada.
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