Debbi Fields is a trailblazing businesswoman and the brains behind the venerable Mrs. Fields Bakeries. She is a multi-talented person who has not only established a prosperous business empire but also written numerous recipes. Debbi and her husband, Michael Rose, a former CEO of Holiday Inn and Harrah's, currently reside in Memphis, Tennessee. They actively engage in charitable activities together and have a beneficial influence on their neighborhood.
When Charles O. Finley, owner of the Oakland Athletics, hired Debbi as one of the original "ball girls" in 1969, her path to stardom took an unexpected turn. She utilized the $5 per hour she was paid in this position to buy the ingredients that would eventually form the basis of her now-famous cookies.
Debbi made a leap of faith and opened up shop in Palo Alto, California, in 1977. What began as a modest business has since grown into a well-known brand, with more than 650 retail bakeries in the United States and more than 80 in 11 other countries. Fields' tenacity and love of baking catapulted her to success and piqued people's appetites all around the world.
Even though Debbi Fields sold the company to an investment group in the early 1990s, her legacy and influence are still felt today as the company spokesperson. She maintains a strong connection to the brand she founded even after giving up ownership, ensuring that her vision and values go on.
Along with her business successes, Debbi Fields is also a cookbook author who shares her culinary knowledge. She has won the hearts of food lovers all around the world with her dedication to sharing her love of baking and her tricks for making wonderful delicacies.
Debbi Fields and her husband Michael Rose actively give back to the community through philanthropy in their current living in Memphis, Tennessee..
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CTI can give you the accurate Debbi Fields booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Debbi Fields for an event?" is a frequent question we get. The final Debbi Fields booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we may show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Debbi Fields charge for an event. An example fee to book Debbi Fields is in the starting range of $40,000-$74,999. However, any recent popularity change would cause a price fluctuation well beyond this example. Also, their speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price as well. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
There is low probability to book Debbi Fields for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Debbi Fields agent on your behalf if your funding is in place. By not having funding ready then it will more difficult to book Debbi Fields, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Debbi Fields booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Debbi Fields, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
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