Who We Are
Coca-Cola Beverages Florida (“CCBF”), headquartered in Tampa, Florida, is one of the largest independently owned and operated Coca-Cola bottlers in the United States. CCBF currently markets, sells, and distributes products of The Coca-Cola Company in Central Florida through seven (7) sales and distribution centers located in Tampa, Lakeland, Sarasota, Fort Myers, Fort Pierce, Sebring and Spring Hill.
CCBF was formed in May 2015 through the acquisition of distribution territory in Central Florida from The Coca-Cola Company. On October 21, 2015, CCBF announced the signing of a letter of intent with The Coca-Cola Company to expand its distribution territory into North Florida, which will add five (5) sales and distribution centers located in Orlando, Jacksonville, Gainesville, Brevard and Daytona. On December 9, 2015, CCBF announced the signing of a letter of intent with The Coca-Cola Company to expand its distribution territory into South Florida, which will add four (4) sales and distribution centers located in Hollywood, South Dade, West Palm Beach and Big Pine Key.
Following the completion of the aforementioned distribution territory expansions, CCBF’s operations will encompass the majority of the state of Florida. CCBF will then serve over 18 million consumers daily and more than 60,000 customers in the sunshine state through sixteen (16) sales and distribution centers, solidifying CCBF as the leading Coca-Cola bottler in Florida.
Our senior leadership team is headed by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Troy D. Taylor.
The members of our senior leadership team are:
President and Chief Operating Officer – Reginald Goins
Executive Vice-President and Assistant to the Chairman – Thomas Benford
Chief Financial Officer – Erika Noonburg-Morgan
Chief Information Officer – Terrence Gee
General Counsel – Deborah Pond
Vice-President, Human Resources – David Cross
Vice-President, Manufacturing Operations – Jason Reed
Vice-President, Field Sales – Jeffrey Ortmeier
Vice-President, Field Sales – Joe Gentry
Vice-President, Food Service & On-Premise – Mark Pitts
Vice-President, Distribution Operations – Dale Yahrmatter
Vice-President, Enterprise Planning & Analytics – Sally Forsyth
Vice-President, Public Affairs, Communication & Govt. Relations – Amy Maguire
Vice-President, Marketing – Jay Zavada