Terry Talks with Jim Rubenstein (BBA 1978)
- Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Join us for a roundtable discussion with Terry Alumnus, Jim Rubenstein. Jim serves as President of James Edward and Companies, Inc., the management company for the tree exclusive Red Bull distributors. Rubenstein has more than 20 years of beverage industry experience working with companies such as Houston Coca-Cola Bottling Company and a distributor of Anheuser Bush. In 1994, Jim founded James Edward and Companies, Inc. in Houston, TX as a brokerage company for new age beverages. In March 2000, Jim ventured into the Red Bull Energy Drink distribution industry and, since then, Rubenstein’s company has experienced tremendous growth in expanding its customer base, increasing revenues and the number of employees. Red Bull is the most popular energy drink in the world, with 4.6 billion cans sold in 2011. This will be a great opportunity to speak personally with an extremely successful entrepreneur and marketer.
Brooks Hall327310 Herty DriveAthens, GA 30602
- Elizabeth Willimon (706) 542-4590