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Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 9:00 AM CDT
Thursday, May 7, 2020 at 3:00 PM CDT

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San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk
889 East Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205

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Kathy Sood
Pepsi-Cola Bottlers Association

    Pepsi-Cola Bottlers Association 

 Independent Bottlers Association

Please plan to join your fellow Bottlers at the 16th annual  CFO/HR/IT/OPS Conference May 5-7, 2020 in San Antonio, TX

Conference attendees will include HR, IT, CFO and Operations leaders, as well as, Principals, CEOs, COOs, EVPs, GMs and the Next Generation Bottler Network who represent independent Pepsi-Cola Franchise Bottlers from the U.S.A. and Canada along with PepsiCo’s North America Beverages company-owned bottling contingent. 

 The purpose of the 2020 conference is to help facilitate the “Transformation of the Bottlers’ business practices and policies into the 21st Century”.

This will be accomplished by having leaders from HR, IT, Finance and Operations share innovative and transformational ideas, operating methods and technologies through Bottler business-case presentations and round-table discussions with the intent of challenging the status quo.

Bottler presentations and round-table discussions will be complemented by top-quartile vendors who currently provide proven products or services that have enabled Bottlers to solve problems, improve results and transform their businesses.

Conference Agenda  

May 5th 9am – 5pm CFO/HR/ IT/ OPS Roundtable Meetings

 May 6th 8am – 3pm Joint  CFO/HR/IT/OPS Event

John Phillips  Supply Chain & Go to Market Transformation
Brian Balzer  IT Cultural Transformation
Ned Bauhof   Operational Transformation
 Abbott Downing  Transformation of Family Businesses
David Dempsey "How Work Gets Done" GiG Transformation

May 6th 3pm - 5pm Vendor Showcase + Monopoly Board 

May 6th 5pm - 6pm Vendor Showcase, Cocktails, Drawings

May 7th 9am – 3pm CFO/HR/ IT/ OPS Breakout Meetings

Conference Registration

Click the REGISTER NOW button below to register. The rate for Bottler registration is $500 per person for all conference events. Please note that the conference registration deadline is March 6.

Hotel Rooms

Hotel rooms at the San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk are $219 +tax per night.  The room block rate is only available until March 6, or until the group block is sold out, whichever comes first.   Be sure to make your reservation using the link below on or before March 6 deadline.

Click here to reserve your hotel room

Please contact Christine Brogan at for registration or hotel assistance. Please do not phone in your reservation, or you will not receive the room discount.

The 2020 conference promises to be the best yet with more bottler roundtables, relevant topics, and opportunities for networking with your peers. Please feel free to forward this invitation to the appropriate individual(s) in your organization and encourage their participation in this valuable learning and networking event. 

 We look forward to seeing you in San Antonio, TX

 2020 Conference Planning Committee