22 Aug '16, 9pm

Barista championship for partners with disabilities hosted by @StarbucksKorea

Barista championship for partners with disabilities hosted by @StarbucksKorea

Learning that she was the winner of Starbucks Korea’s Barista Championship for Partners with Disabilities was a surprise for Banny M.H. Choi. “When I found out about this championship, I wasn’t sure if I could do it, but I decided to challenge myself,” said Choi, who has a hearing loss. “When they announced that I was the winner I couldn’t believe it. I didn’t expect to earn first prize because I was so nervous.” Excelling in the competition was a source of pride for Choi. “I have always tried my best to eliminate prejudice about the disabled,” Choi said. “After winning this competition, I am confident that I can do anything regardless of my disability.” Starbucks Korea hosted the championship for the second consecutive year, as a way to recognize partners (employees) with disabilities. Choi and the remaining nine finalists were selected to participate based on recommendat...

Full article: https://news.starbucks.com/news/starbucks-korea-hosts-bar...

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