Noah Alper, founder of Noah’s Bagels, speaking at the Hub on Thursday.Photo: Tom Lux

Noah Alper, who founded Noah’s Bagels in Berkeley in 1989 — and sold it and five other ventures six years later for $100 million — will be giving a talk this week on Thursday evening at the Berkeley Hub. The serial entrepreneur will share thoughts on his view that “doing good is good for business”.

The Hub is at the David Brower Center. Details of the talk and ticket information can be found at the Hub’s website.

Read Berkeleyside’s interview with Alper, “From psych ward to bagel mensch” written by Sarah Henry in February this year.

Tracey Taylor

Tracey Taylor is co-founder of Berkeleyside and co-founder and editorial director of Cityside, the nonprofit parent to Berkeleyside and The Oaklandside. Before launching Berkeleyside, Tracey wrote for...

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  1. Lucky Noah. He got huge amounts of money for selling bagel-shaped wonder bread and a popular “schtick”. Must be nice.

  2. Good thing Berkeleyside isn’t doing a reader’s poll on “Best Bagel in Berkeley.”  There would be no votes.