1.1 - Shane Grant - Embracing a Challenger Mindset
In 2000, Shane Grant joined Coca-Cola in Australia. A native of New Zealand, Shane brings a kiwi mindset to Coke with his passion for curiosity, change and challenge. From Coca-Cola and Coke Zero Sugar in Australia, the global Coca-Cola brand team, breathing new life into the glacéau business in the U.S., to bringing a new operating model to Coke’s Canadian Business and growing it to be the fastest growing large CPG in Canada; Shane’s professional journey has led him across the globe. Today, Shane and his team are taking on a new challenge that will require meeting the rapidly evolving consumer tastes in the United States. In this episode, we learn more about how Shane has applied his “challenger” philosophy -- from being a husband and dad raising twins, operating around the globe, and his role now as President of CCNA’s Stills Unit including the Water, Active Hydration, Coffee and Tea businesses of Coca-Cola North America.