Wiltonian Jack Mitchell, chief executive officer of the Mitchells family of retail stores, which includes Mitchells, Richards, Marsh and Wilkes Bashford, will be the first speaker of the Westport Library’s “Wisdom from CEOs” series on Sept. 29 in the McManus Room.
He will discuss his company’s award-winning service and business philosophy. The program is sponsored by Bernstein Global Wealth Management and Patriot National Bank and is free and open to the public.
His first book, Hug Your People: The Proven Way to Personalize Sales and Achieve Astounding Results was a Wall Street Journal best seller. In 2008, Mitchell published his second book, Hug Your People: The Proven Way to Hire, Inspire, and Recognize Your Employees to Achieve Remarkable Results.