Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player


Massachusetts Beverage Business



BACARDI LIMITED EDWARD D. SHIRLEY has been appointed as the company’s new President and CEO, and been named as a member of the Board of Bacardi Limited.  Most recently Shirley served as Vice Chairman of Beauty & Grooming for Procter & Gamble (P&G).  He is a veteran of Gillette and brings to Bacardi deep and broad experiences developed over a 33-year career.  In addition, he brings a global perspective, having led businesses and organizations [...] Read More »


HEINEKEN USA AARON SHAKET has been named as Senior Director, Sales Finance.  In this position he will be responsible for the Sales Leadership Team on business evaluation and resource allocation decisions.  Shaket joins Heineken from PepsiCo Inc. where he had roles as Senior Manager, Retail Finance, North America Beverages, and Associate Manager, PepsiCo Global Corporate Strategy Group.  Prior to PepsiCo, Mr. Shaket served as a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group and also worked [...] Read More »


THE BEER INSTITUTECHRIS THORNE has been hired as Vice President of Communications for the trade association.  A Capitol Hill veteran and a former reporter, Thorne will lead the Beer Institute’s communications strategy directed at policymakers, the alcohol beverage industry, the media and other stakeholders.  Thorne served more than seven years in the communications office of Senetor Kent Conrad (D-ND), including four years as Communications Director before taking over as chief media and political strategist [...] Read More »

Showing 1 to 3 of 3 Featured Articles: