Ted Ryan

Ted Ryan

Director, Heritage Communications

Callanwolde Billiards Room
Christmas at Callanwolde: Coke Loans 14 Santa Paintings For 40th Annual Celebration
I recently visited the opening of the 40th annual Christmas at Callanwolde exhibit at Atlanta's Callanwolde Fine Arts Center to see some of the paintings from our archives on display. We loaned the Callanwolde Fine Arts Center a collection of 14 Coca-Cola Santa paintings by Haddon Sundblom. In a way, the paintings were returning home. Charles Howard Candler built and lived at Callanwolde…

1956 Ad
Slideshow: 90 Years of Coca-Cola Halloween Advertising
Halloween is a time that brings families together, so of course you will find Coca-Cola being served!  We have also incorporated Halloween images into our advertising for almost 90 years. Our first Halloween ad featured a family carving a pumpkin in 1926, and in the decades that have followed, we have updated the look and feel of our seasonal advertising content. Some of the more interesting…

Commemorative Root Bottle - $150
What's It Worth? Collectors Guess the Value of Rare Coke Memorabilia
What is it worth? We get that question all the time. People around the world love to collect items related to Coca-Cola. Television shows like Pawn Stars, Storage Wars and Antiques Roadshow have piqued curiosity about the value of Coca-Cola collectibles. As a policy, we do not appraise items. Instead, we typically refer collectors to some of the books and price guides. eBay has items for sale…