Kip Tindell

Founder of the Container Store
Kip Tindell

KIP TINDELL is the founder of The Container Store, which generates $800 million in annual revenue while paying its sales associates an industry-defying average salary of $50,000. Tindell has become a pivotal figure in the national conversation about wages, challenging companies across the US to offer service workers middle class compensation as the incoming chairman of the National Retail Federation, an organization that historically opposed increasing the minimum wage.


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