Ivan Pollard joined The Coca-Cola Company in January 2011 as Vice President, Global Connections. In his role, Pollard oversees the development and deployment of innovative and effective connections strategies for global and regional programs; the exploration of the evolving ecosystem of mobile, data, social and search; and the leadership of the Company’s global media community.
Under Ivan’s guidance, the Global Connections team is embarking on a mission to re-engineer the philosophies and practices of The Coca-Cola Company in the identification of the smartest ways to engage consumers, customers and constituents with our content and experiences.
In 2010, Pollard was named by ADVERTISING AGE as one of ten people to watch in 2011.
Prior to joining The Coca-Coca Company, Pollard was a Global Partner in Naked Communications, the world’s largest connections planning company.