Project Description

CarterBaldwin is pleased to announce that Jim Matte has joined Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated as Vice President of Human Resources.

Jim is a dynamic executive with 25+ years of experience in human resources leadership and labor law. He will report to Senior Vice President Dave Katz and will have responsibility for developing and executing a comprehensive people strategy, championing the company culture and core values, and aligning operations around long-term business objectives as CCBCC continues an aggressive growth strategy.

Jim was the former Vice President for Organizational Capability at Coca-Cola Enterprises where he designed and implemented a human resources Center of Expertise encompassing talent acquisition, talent management, learning and development, and organizational development for both domestic operations and an international posting in Belgium. Prior to his experience in corporate human resources leadership, Jim was a partner and attorney at the Atlanta office of McGuireWoods LLP and a founding partner at Johnson Matte & Hobgood LLC.

Jim holds a B.A. in Economics and History from Emory University and a J.D. from Emory University.

Based in Charlotte, Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated is the nation’s largest independent Coca-Cola bottler.