School of Business Welcomes Stew Leonard '77 on Thursday, October 10, for Engaging Discussion


Contributed by Paul Deamer

Please join us in welcoming Ithaca College alumnus, Stew Leonard '77, on Thursday, October 10, at 12:05 p.m. in Business 111. 

Stew, who in 1987 took over the family business grocery chain, Stew Leonards' Farm Fresh Foods, will be addressing his company’s dedication to corporate social responsibility through his organization Stew Leonard III’s Children’s Charities, which focus on water safety and healthy eating for children. Stew will also discuss how to launch a business or charity. Stew Leonards' Farm Fresh Foods has locations in Connecticut and New York.

Please tell your students about this opportunity and let them know that they can receive SLI credits in the “Leading Others” designation. If you would like to offer extra credit if students are attending, please email schoolofbusiness@ithaca.eduand we will record your attending students and send you an email confirming who attended. 


Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Paul Deamer at or (607) 274-1279. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.