Coca-Cola Hosts Panel Discussion and Networking Event in Atlanta, Georgia in Honor of Veterans Day


On Thursday, November 12th, 2015, Coca-Cola hosted a panel discussion and networking reception in Atlanta, GA.

The event was moderated by Lloyd Knight, Director of Global Government Operations at UPS, with Patrick Haddock, Senior Manager of Customer Business Solutions at Coca-Cola and ACP’s Founder and Chairman Sid Goodfriend providing opening remarks.

The panel consisted of Stuart Kronauge, SVP of Customer Marketing (Coke); Quinton Martin, Executive Assistant to President and VP Community (Coke); LTC John W. Phillips, USA (Ret.), Finance Director (Coke); Mark Rahiya, Chief US Sales & Operations Officer (Coke); Paula McCain, Regional Recruiter, Talent Acquisition (The Home Depot); Rupali Deshmukh, Sr. Military Veteran Relations Specialist - Veteran Initiatives, Talent Acquisition (McKesson Corporation); and Author COL Danny R. McKnight, USA (Ret.).

Following the lively discussion, attendees had the opportunity to network over light refreshments.

ACP would like to thank Michael Keating, David Wattenmaker and Paula Wise for organizing this wonderful event.

Panel members on stageAttendees sitting in auditorum