Liz Picariello currently leads the Coca-Cola beverage category team dedicated to Walgreens. She is a leader in creating and executing retailer specific category plans, launching merchandising initiatives centered on shopper insights and building retail partnerships.
Prior to joining Coca-Cola she held category and sales roles at ConAgra Foods as well as Newell-Rubbermaid. With a background in CPG headquarter responsibility, category management, field sales and marketing she has experience in both beverage and food as well as consumer products.
Picariello has worked with national and regional retailers in several channels to drive sustainable, profitable category growth. She enjoys collaborating with team members in multiple functions to identify and execute creative solutions.
A long-time Chicago resident, she enjoys cheering on the Cubs, spending time outdoors and traveling!