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History

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Previous Executive Directors

Name Years
Larry Hobbs 2006-2020
Elizabeth McLeod 1999-2006
Anthony Meushaw 1993-1999
Harry Korab 1953-1992

 

Former Presidents

Name Term
Gary Robson, Sure Purity / Unisensor Sensorsysteme GmbH 2018-2019
Siegfried Mueller, Analytical Science and Technologies Group Inc. 2017-2018
Cloeann Durham, Coca-Cola Consolidated 2016-2017
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
2019 Concord, North Carolina April 29 - May 1
2018 Albuquerque, New Mexico April 30 - May 2
2017 Tampa, Florida May 8 - 10
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