• Coca-Cola names CEO Quincey as its chairman

    12 days ago - By Chron

    ATLANTA - Coca-Cola Co. has named its president and CEO as chairman of the company's board.
    James Quincey will become chairman and CEO following Coke's annual meeting in April.
    The Atlanta company has already announced that longtime Coke executive Bryan Smith will become president and chief operations officer on Jan. 1.
    Quincey replaces Muhtar Kent, who was Coke's chairman and CEO from 2009 to 2017 and continued as chairman after Quincey became CEO. Kent is retiring after a 41-year career with Coke.
    Coke also announced Thursday that former U.S. Sen. Sam Nunn of Georgia is leaving Coke's...
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  • Coke shakeup: James Quincey to succeed Muhtar Kent as Coca-Cola chairman

    Coke shakeup: James Quincey to succeed Muhtar Kent as Coca-Cola chairman

    12 days ago - By Biz Journals

    A pair of major openings on the Coca-Cola board have been filled.
    James Quincey, who currently serves as president and CEO, was elected Thursday as the company's 14th chairman, succeeding Muhtar Kent, who plans to retire in April.
    The company also announced Thursday that Sam Nunn will not stand for reelection at the 2019 annual meeting, closing a 22-year tenure as a Coca-Cola director, including the last five years as lead independent director. The board elected Maria Elena “Mel” Lagomasino,...
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  • Coca-Cola CEO Quincey to take on chairman role in April

    12 days ago - By Reuters

    Coca-Cola Co said on Wednesday Chief Executive Officer James Quincey would take on the additional role of chairman, succeeding Muhtar Kent who will retire in April next year.
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