Chief Marketing Officer
Stuart Kronauge joined Beyond Meat as Chief Marketing Officer in January 2020. Ms. Kronauge has over 20 years of marketing and brand building experience at The Coca-Cola Company, most recently as President, Sparkling Business Unit from January 2019 to December 2019 serving as a driving force behind the growth and resurgence of sparkling brands such as Coca-Cola, Coke Zero, Diet Coke, Sprite and Fanta. During her tenure at Coca-Cola, Ms. Kronauge held numerous key roles in the company’s North America business, including President, Sparkling Brands and Senior Vice President of Marketing (January 2019 to July 2019); President of USA Operations (July 2017 to December 2018); Senior Vice President Brands and Marketing (January 2016 to July 2017); Senior Vice President, Customer Marketing (August 2014 to January 2016); Senior Vice President & General Manager Sparkling Brands; Senior Vice President, Coca-Cola Trademark Brands; and Vice President, Walmart & Sam’s Total Beverage Team/Team Lead. Ms. Kronauge served as a board member of the American Beverage Association from 2017 to 2019; the United Service Organizations, Inc. from 2018 to 2019; the Atlanta History Center from 2017 to 2019; and the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl from 2016 to 2019. She currently serves on the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School board of advisors. Ms. Kronauge received her BA degree from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.