At The Library: We Are Market Basket - Author Event with Grant Welker
Nov 07, 2016 03:35AM
By Theresa Gilman
We Are Market Basket - Author Event with Grant Welker
Monday November 21, 2016
6:30 PM until 8:00 PM
Location: Meeting Room
"A reporter for the Lowell Sun newspaper, Grant covers the city of Lowell, business, politics and other stories. He led the newspaper's coverage of the employee and customer uprising to save Market Basket, writing more than 70 stories on the subject in 2013 and 2014. He co-wrote "We Are Market Basket" with Daniel Korschun, a business professor at Drexel University. The book was named the general business book of the year by 800-CEO-READ, and one of the 15 Best Business Books of 2015 by Forbes magazine.
Grant has been awarded by the New England Newspaper & Press Association for education, business, environmental, profile writing and other stories. He is a journalism graduate of the University of Connecticut and lives in Boston with his wife, Angela."
Limited copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event. There will be a Q&A period and booksigning after Grant's presentation.