The Coca-Cola Company
Kelli Sogar leads Licensing at The Coca-Cola Company for more than 30 countries around the globe. She is responsible for developing brand extensions, securing strategic global partnerships, establishing designer/retailer collaborations, and identifying expansion in emerging markets. Kelli also leads licensing for EKOCYCLE globally. EKOCYCLE™, a joint venture between The Coca-Cola Company and will.i.am, revolutionizes the way we perceive and interact with sustainable goods by making products that contain recycled content both aspirational and desirable. EKOCYCLE is a growing collective of the world’s best brands, forming a singular movement of a world with zero waste and unlimited style. Through brand extension and brand elevating programs, she has led the business to double digit growth year on year. With a focus on innovation, sustainability and strategic partnerships, her work has led to multiple excellence awards including recognition from LIMA for “Best Corporate Brand License of the Year” in and PR News CSR Award for “Best Event for the EKOCYCLE Launch Event in October 2012.” Kelli successfully launched the Emeco 111 Navy (R) Chair globally. The chair was recognized by multiple organizations including GOOD DESIGN award (the world's most prestigious award for new product design and graphics), iF product award (acclaimed industrial design award) and Named Best of Year finalist by Interior Design. Kelli has held varying roles within The Coca-Cola Company since 2001 including Agency Management, Business Development, Retail Operations, Buying and Supply Chain roles. She is the President of her HOA and a member of LIMA.