Fredericka Mcgee Joins American Beverage Association as Vice President of California Government Affairs and Operations
Feb 23 16
Susan K. Neely, president and chief executive officer of the American Beverage Association (ABA), named Fredericka McGee as vice president of California government affairs and operations for the association. Most recently, McGee served as the deputy chief of staff and general counsel in the Office of Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins, where she oversaw litigation strategy, served as the spokesperson on judiciary and court budget issues, and oversaw major functions of the speaker's office.
American Beverage Association Elects Members to its Board of Directors
Sep 25 15
The American Beverage Association (ABA) announced the election of 10 members to its Board of Directors. Those elected for an additional term are: Wendy Clark, president, Sparkling Brands & Strategic Marketing, Coca-Cola North America The Coca-Cola Company; Ralph Crowley, president and CEO, Polar Beverages; William B. (Billy) Cyr, president and CEO, Sunny Delight Beverages Co.; Matthew Dent, president and COO, Buffalo Rock; J. Alexander M. (Sandy) Douglas, president, Coca-Cola North America The Coca-Cola Company; Walter (Walt) Gross, sr. vice president, On-Premise G & J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers; J. Frank Harrison, III, chairman and CEO, Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated; Jeffrey (Jeff) Honickman, CEO, Pepsi-Cola & National Brand Beverages, Ltd; Jim Johnston, president, Beverage Concentrate Sales and Latin American Beverages Dr. Pepper Snapple Group; and Kirk Tyler, president, Atlantic Coca-Cola Bottling Company.
The American Beverage Association Announces Executive Changes
Oct 30 14
The American Beverage Association (ABA) announced the election of Rodger L. Collins, president of packaged beverages for Dr. Pepper Snapple Group, as chair of its board of directors, as well as other officers to the Board. Mr. Collins, who previously served as Vice Chair, succeeds Claude B. Nielsen, chairman and chief executive officer of Coca-Cola Bottling Company United Inc. The Board also elected Jeffrey Honickman, chief executive officer for Pepsi-Cola & National Brand Beverages Ltd., as Vice Chair.