Jim Morgan – Chairman – Krispy Kreme

Jim Morgan - Chairman - Krispy Kreme

Mar 6, 2015 until 6 Mar 2015
7:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Carmel Country Club
4735 Carmel Rd
Charlotte, NC 28226


Mr. Morgan has served as Executive Chairman of Krispy Kreme since 2014. He served as Chairman of the Board of Krispy Kreme since 2005; before joining Krispy Kreme as President and Chief Executive Officer in 2008.

Mr. Morgan served as Chairman and CEO of Wachovia Securities following the acquisition of Interstate/Johnson Lane, Inc. (IJL) by Wachovia Corporation. He had previously served as Chairman and CEO of Interstate/Johnson Lane, Inc.  Mr. Morgan is a past member of the Securities Industry Association Board of Directors and the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) regional firms committee, and is currently on the Board of Directors of Coca-Coca Bottling Company Consolidated.

Mr. Morgan has more than 40 years of business experience and is a 1969 graduate of Vanderbilt University.  He also served as a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy.

Mr. Morgan maintains a lifelong commitment to youth and education through his involvement with numerous charitable organizations.  As an active member of Providence Baptist Church in Charlotte, Jim teaches a young couples class and has been a Sunday school teacher for the past 40 years. He is a devoted family man, and he and his wife, Peggy, reside in Cornelius, North Carolina. They have three children and three grandchildren.