Chuck Muth is a senior leader with strong background in building winning organizational cultures with both large and small companies with a committed principle of achieving results by developing effective teams through management empowerment and accountability. After a long career in beverages, Chuck is currently the Chief Growth Officer for an innovative plant based meat company called Beyond Meat based in El Segundo, CA
After graduating from Montclair State University in 1977, Chuck began his career as a Route Salesman for The Coca-Cola Bottling Company of NY. There he progressively advanced his career with promotions to District Sales Manager, Division Sales Manager, Director of Brand and Branch GM.
Chuck left Coke NY in 1991 to assume the position of Region Director at The Seagram Beverage Company and was subsequently promoted to Director of National Sales and VP/GM for their Global non-alcoholic beverages business unit.
Chuck returned to Coke in 2004 as Senior Vice-President of Sales and Marketing at The Philadelphia Coca-Cola Bottling Company. In 2010, Coke left to join the Honest Beverage Company as Vice-President of Sales after their acquisition by The Coca-Cola Company.
In 2014, he was asked to lead the creation of a new sales organization within the Coca-Cola Company called Venturing & Emerging Brands (VEB) as Senior Vice-President of Sales. The purpose of VEB Sales was to consolidate a portfolio of small, entrepreneurial brands owned by Coke into a single sales organization.
In 2017, Chuck was asked to lead the growth initiatives at Beyond Meat.