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History

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Previous Executive Directors

Name Years
Elizabeth McLeod 1999-2006
Anthony Meushaw 1993-1999
Harry Korab 1953-1992

 

Circle of Honor

Name Year
Kevin Doyle 2016
Mike Redman 2014
John Wisler 2013
Thomas Reimer 2012
Elizabeth McLeod 2009
Harry DeLonge 2007
Anthony Meushaw 2003
Robert D'Amato 2000
Harry Korab 1997
Charles Scruggs 1997

 

Former Presidents

Name Term
Brian Stegmann, Ingredion 2015-2016
Ron Puvak, Plastic Technologies Inc 2014-2015
Sally Potter, The Coca-Cola Company 2013-2014
Mike Redman, American Beverage Association 2012-2013
Bill Eaton, PepsiCo 2011-2012
Paige Echols, Coca-Cola Refreshments 2010-2011
John Wisler, Kraft Foods, Inc. 2009-2010
Tony Dworetsky, Dr Pepper Snapple Group 2008-2009
John McGroarty, Wis-Pak 2007-2008
Stefanie M. Ringo, Cargill, Inc. 2006-2007
Jeffrey Tantum, CS-Americas Beverages 2005-2006
Kevin Doyle, South Beach Beverage Co. 2004-2005
Richard Bakka, Ecolab Food and Beverage 2003-2004
John Brittan, CXE, Inc. 2002-2003
Thomas R. Reimer, Tropicana Products, Inc. 2001-2002
Lee F. Comb, Osmonics, Inc. 2000-2001
Wayne Snow, Dr. Pepper Seven-Up 1999-2000
Larry Hobbs, Cargill, Inc. 1998-1999
Karen Asher, U.S. Filter 1997-1998
William Forsythe, Reynolds 1996-1997
Anthony D'Onofrio, inled 1995-1996
Brannon Wilder, Coca-Cola USA 1994-1995
Dean Bodnar, Sethness Produces Co. 1993-1994
Harry DeLong, Pepsi-Cola International 1992-1993
Robert Risley, AMBEC 1991-1992
Mark Pietka, Cadbury Beverages International 1990-1991
Stephen Ryan, Dubois Chemicals 1989-1990
Hartl Jones, Meyer/Mojonnier 1988-1989
Colleen Newell, Pepsi-Cola Canada, Inc. 1987-1988
William Anderson, Potter & Rayfield, Inc. 1986-1987
Harry Hall, The Coca-Cola Co. 1985-1986
Kenneth B. McKenzie, Potter 1984-1985
Robert D'Amato, Cadbury Schweppes, Inc. 1983-1984
William J. Bloomer, Owens-Illinois 1982-1983
G. Frank Phillips, Dr. Pepper Co. 1981-1982
Charles E. Scruggs, American Can Co. 1980-1981
Anthony J. Meushaw, Westinghouse Beverage Group 1979-1980
Charles H. Brokaw, Coca-Cola, USA 1978-1979
Robert Emrie, Enviroquip, Inc. 1977-1978
Martha B. Jones-Robertson, Royal Crown Cola Co. 1976-1977
H. Clifford Scott, Owens-Illinois 1975-1976
Neil Finley, The Seven-Up Co. 1974-1975
Leslie E. Martin, Consolidated Can Co. 1973-1974
Byron E. Byrd, Belfast Beverages, Inc. 1972-1973
Alonzo H. England, Pepsi-Cola Co. 1971-1972
Albert C. Campbell, Consolidated Cork Corp. 1970-1971
Charles P. Grier, Dr. Pepper Co. 1969-1970
Paul E. Birdsall, Potter & Rayfield, Inc. 1968-1969
Miles E. Hess, National NuGrape Co. 1967-1968
Wilmer R. Reginier, Glass Cont. Mfgrs. Inst. 1966-1967
Elton A. Baker, Jr., The Coca-Cola Co. 1965-1966
Robert E. Dockery, The Seven-Up Co. 1964-1965
Frank J. Field, Crown Cork & Seal Co. 1963-1964
Robert J. Abernethey, PepsiCo. Inc. 1962-1963
Walter O. Rutherford, Jr., Royal Crown Cola Co. 1961-1962
David L. Sloan, Jr., Charles E. Hires Co. 1960-1961
Melvin A. Helin, Infilco Inc. 1960-1961
Bert H. Wells, The Coca-Cola Company 1959-1960
Archie E. Ladewig, Archie Ladewig Co. 1958-1959
B.C. Cole, The Seven-Up Co. 1957-1958
John M. Sharf, Armstrong Cork Co. 1956-1957
Stephen J. Gullo, Pepsi-Cola Co. 1955-1956
Joseph R. Hale, Royal Crown Cola Co. 1954-1955

 

Previous Meetings

Year Location Dates
2016 Fort Myers, Florida May 2 - 4
2015 Savannah, Georgia April 27 - 29
2014 San Antonio, Texas April 28 - 30
2013 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida April 29 - May 1
2012 San Diego, California April 30 - May 2
2011 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida April 11 - 13
2010 Glendale, Arizona April 26 - 28
2009 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida April 27 - 29
2008 Savannah, Georgia April 14 - 16
2007 San Antonio, Texas April 30 - May 2
2006 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina May 1 - 3
2005 Orlando, Florida April 11 - 13
2004 Long Beach, California May 3 - 5
2003 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida April 28 - 30
2002 Nashville, Tennessee April 29 - May 1
2001 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida April 30 - May 2
2000 St. Louis, Missouri April 17 - 19
1999 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida May 3 - 5
1998 Savannah, Georgia March 29 - 31
1997 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida April 28 - 30
1996 San Diego, California May 13 - 15
1995 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida May 1 - 3
1994 Albuquerque, New Mexico April 18 - 20
1993 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida May 3 - 5
1992 Phoenix, Arizona May 4 - 6
1991 Orlando, Florida April 17 - 19
1990 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida April 30 - May 2
1989 Fort Worth, Texas April 3 - 5
1988 Tampa, Florida March 28 - 31
1987 Las Vegas, NV April 6 - 8
1986 Orlando, Florida April 21 - 24
1985 Hollywood, Florida April 29 - May 1
1984 Phoenix, Arizona April 2 - 4
1983 Atlanta, Georgia April 18 - 20
1982 Charleston, South Carolina April 19 - 21
1981 Colorado Springs, Colorado April 27 - 29
1980 New Orleans, Louisiana April 21 - 23
1979 Orlando, Florida April 23 - 25
1978 San Antonio, Texas April 17 - 19
1977 Hollywood, Florida April 18 - 20
1976 Phoenix, Arizona April 26 - 28
1975 New Orleans, Louisiana April 21 - 23
1974 Orlando, Florida April 29 - May 1
1973 Phoenix, Arizona April 23 - 26
1972 Biloxi, Mississippi April 24 - 26
1971 Hot Springs, Arkansas May 3 - 5
1970 Orlando, Florida May 4 - 6
1969 Colorado Springs, Colorado April 28 - 30
1968 Cincinnati, Ohio April 29 - 30
1967 Biloxi, Mississippi May 9 - 10
1966 Ashville, North Carolina May 1 - 2
1965 Washington, DC April 27 - 28
1964 Jacksonville, Florida April 20 - 22
1963 St. Louis, Missouri April 24 - 26
1962 Ashville, North Carolina May 1 - 2
1961 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania April 19 - 20
1960 Miami Beach, Florida April 29 - 30
1959 Washington, DC April 20 - 21
1958 New Orleans, Louisiana March 31 - April 1
1957 New York, New York April 5 - 6
1956 Chicago, Illinois April 5 - 6
1955 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania April 28 - 30
1954 Washington, DC April 29 - 30
1953 Washington, DC June 30 - July 1