President, Sparkling Brands & Strategic Marketing
As President, Sparkling Brands & Strategic Marketing,
Previously, Wendy held the role of Senior Vice President, Global Sparkling Brand Center, where she was responsible for the global leadership of our Sparkling brands and businesses, led by trademark
Under Wendy’s guidance, her team has achieved a great deal, including leadership of The
In 2014, Wendy was recognized by New York Women in Communications (NYWICI) with the coveted Matrix award. Among other recognitions, in 2011 Fast Company magazine cited Wendy as the Brand Refresher on its top ten list of innovative Business Disruptors and the Advertising Women of New York (AWNY) recognized Wendy as their 2011 Advertising Woman of the Year.
In 2009 and 2010 FORTUNE featured Wendy in its “40 Under 40” issue, ranking as the highest woman in 2010 (#15). She was also named one of four “Women to Watch” by FORTUNE.
Prior to joining The Coca-Coca Company, Wendy was senior vice president, advertising for AT&T, the world’s largest telecommunications company, where she was at the helm of the company’s most ambitious and aggressive re-branding and advertising campaign in its history.
Wendy’s efforts were recognized in November 2007, upon her induction into the American Advertising Federation’s Advertising Hall of Achievement. In addition, AdAge magazine cited Wendy as “one of the most important women in marketing” in its “Women to Watch” 2007 issue.
Wendy is an advisory board member of IDEO.org; is a member of the board of directors of the American Beverage Association and serves on the board of trustees for the Atlanta International School. She holds a BA/English from Florida State University and lives in Atlanta with her husband and three children.
Updated: Jan. 15, 2015