John Carroll, Founder & Principal

John Carroll

Founder & Principal, Creative Commerce Solutions

John is a proven Senior Executive and Board Member with +30 years of success in consumer packaged goods (CPG), food & beverage, FMCG, packaging, and manufacturing.

John has held senior leadership positions in brand, sales, commercial, general management and operations at The Coca-Cola Company and Procter & Gamble (P&G). Before he retired from Coca-Cola after 25 years, John was VP and general manager of the Coca-Cola North America eCommerce business unit, leading the development and overall management of the company’s eCommerce vision and roadmap, including commercial and marketing strategies, customer development, supply chain and new business models.

John obtained a B.S. in Marketing and Communications from Florida State University; and a Certificate in Advanced Financial Management from Emory University. He has served on boards and advisory councils, including the board of   Wize Monkey Tea, eMeals, LPGA Legends Golf Tour, and previously National Association of Chain Drug Stores Retail Advisory Council. John also serves as an adjunct professor and faculty advisor for The University Of South Florida’s Digital Marketing Certification Program.

He is the founder of consulting firm Creative Commerce Solutions , where he helps companies and brands develop inspiring commerce solutions for a merging physical and digital world.