21 Feb '16, 10pm

'What I learned from @Starbucks' by Gabe Wiborg, owner of @SoiCapitolHill

It was a bold move for Gabe Wiborg to leave Starbucks and open an unconventional restaurant in a relentlessly competitive Seattle market. Fortunately, going bold was something Wiborg learned at Starbucks. For eight years, beginning in 2007, Wiborg worked in research and development for Starbucks. He focused on product development, market research and transforming an idea into something tangible. “It was the right place to be,” Wiborg said. “I tried to get involved in as many ways as possible. Starbucks was like my MBA, only I was giving as much as I took away. Working in research and development gave me a lot of insight into creating recipes and concepts.” Some of what he’s taken away has gone into Soi , a flourishing restaurant he launched last summer with his Thailand-born wife, Yuie Helseth. Located in Seattle’s humming Capitol Hill neighborhood, Soi (Thai for a side st...

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