Beverage Industry

People

March 1, 2007
People

Boston Beer C
o.’s chief operating officer, Jeffrey White, has resigned from his post, effective at the end of April… PepsiCo has named Derek Yach director of global health policy… Cott Corp., Toronto, appointed William Reis senior vice president of global procurement and chief procurement officer… The sales and distribution operation for Beam Global Spirits & Wine Inc. and Absolut Spirits Co. Inc., Future Brands LLC, Deerfield, Ill., named Mike Glennon vice president of customer management… Michael D. MacDonald was promoted to senior vice president of sales for G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers Inc., Mason, Ohio. MacDonald will lead the bottler’s corporate sales team… Pat McNamara was named president of Dallas-based Glazer’s Texas business unit. McNamara will be in charge of expanding and energizing the wine, spirits and malt beverage distributor’s presence in Texas… Heaven Hill Distilleries Inc., Bardstown, Ky., added Jessica Butt as on-premise area manager in New York City and Dan Fornero as Indiana area manager… Master of Wine Neil Hadley will oversee the growing export efforts of Australia’s Taylors Wines, which imports Wakefield Wines in the United States…