CEOs scheduled to meet with the president include Home Depot's Frank Blake, Coca-Cola's Muhtar Kent and Comcast's Brian Roberts. The agenda will include finding a balanced approach to reduce the nation's deficit.
Earlier Wednesday, Obama will speak about the need for Congress to renew middle-class tax cuts before they expire at year's end. He'll be joined at the White House by middle-class Americans who would see their taxes go up.
Between the two economic events, Obama will hold a Cabinet meeting.