Relationship Building Lunch Featuring Mark Whitacre
August 10, 2023 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Mark Whitacre has been engaged with the Faith at Work movement the past two decades. Mark is VP of Culture & Care and Executive Director of the t-factor initiative at Coca-Cola Consolidated, Inc. and Mark has worked with Coca-Cola Consolidated since 2019. Mark had served as National Director and then COO of Christian Business Men’s Connection (CBMC) from 2013 to 2019. Mark was the COO and Chief Science Officer from 2006 to 2013 at Cypress Systems, Inc., a California biotechnology company that is purpose-driven and faith-based, where Mark still serves on their advisory council.
After completing his B.S. and M.S. degrees at Ohio State University, Mark earned his Ph.D. degree at Cornell University in biochemistry. He worked as an executive for some Fortune 500 companies, including Ralston Purina (now Nestle), Degussa (now Evonik), and Archer Daniels Midland (ADM). He was recruited at ADM when he was 32 as the President of the Biotech Division. Mark has extensive international business experience, having lived in Germany for four years working for Evonik at their world headquarters in Frankfurt.
Mark and his wife Ginger have been married over 43 years and have three adult children.
Doors open at 11:30am for networking and relationship-building. The program begins promptly at 12:00pm.
First Baptist Orlando
3000 S John Young Pkwy, Orlando, FL, 32805, United States