(Continued from page 4) Ron Shaich, co-founder and chief executive, Panera Bread Co. People thought Ron Shaich was nuts when he opened Panera Cares; he said so himself in an interview last year. But Shaich, co-founder and chief executive of Panera Bread Co., has long been acknowledged as a pioneer in the foodservice industry and one of its best CEOs. By opening Panera Cares, where customers pay what they can afford, he did what came naturally to him. Having created the first ...

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