Free On-Demand Webinar: How to Break Barriers

Free On-Demand Webinar: How to Break Barriers

Ann Mukherjee has been a change agent from the beginning. As the first industry outsider and woman of color to assume the position of Chairman & CEO for the North American arm of Pernod Ricard – the second largest global wine and spirits distiller and maker of Absolut Vodka, Chivas Regal scotch, Jameson, Malibu Rum, Kahlua, and other spirit brands – she has used her professional and personal experience as motivation to reinvent the company since joining in December 2019. Within two years, she achieved a major milestone; leading the U.S. market to hit the highest YOY growth mark of 16 percent, surpassing the $2B mark for the first year ever.

In the this Leadership Lessons episode, Mukherjee will chat with series host and Comparably CEO Jason Nazar about the biggest lessons she learned throughout her 30-year career in executive positions at the world’s most recognizable brands, from Kraft and PepsiCo to SC Johnson. Topics include

  • Breaking barriers as a BIPOC female executive
  • Building a sustainable business
  • Creating a customized employee experience
  • Turning adversity into opportunity
  • Marketing to the savvy consumer
  • How you can make an impact early in your career

Complete the registration form below to WATCH NOW!

About The Speakers

Ann Mukherjee joined Pernod Ricard North America as Chairman & CEO in December 2019, following her executive roles at SC Johnson (first global CMO, Chief Commercial Officer), PepsiCo (President of Global Snacks, Frito Lay CMO), and Kraft. Ann was recognized among Forbes’ Top 50 Most Influential CMOs; named Marketer of the Year by Brand Week; and earned an ADCOLOR Legend Award. Recently, she was nominated for Wine Enthusiast Person of the Year and PRWeek’s Most Purposeful Chief Executive. She holds two degrees from University of Chicago: a double Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Religious Theology, as well as an MBA Finance from Booth School of Business.

Jason Nazar is co-founder/CEO of Comparably, a leading workplace culture employee review site. He was previously cofounder/CEO at Docstoc, which was acquired by Intuit. Jason was named one of Los Angeles Business Journal’s Most Admired CEOs and appointed the inaugural Entrepreneur in Residence for the city of Los Angeles in 2016. The native of Los Angeles received his BA degree from the University of California Santa Barbara, and his JD from Pepperdine University.

Read More