Farmer School Hosts PepsiCo Chief Customer Officer

March 2012

Stacy Reichert, Chief Customer Officer for PepsiCo Foodservice, is part of the Farmer School of Business' Executive Speaker Series this spring.

As Chief Customer Officer, Ms. Reichert leads the national sales organization to develop successful, strategic customer partnerships. Her portfolio of responsibility includes popular brands such as Frito-Lay, Quaker, Tropicana, Pepsi, Gatorade and Lipton.

This Executive Speaker Series event takes place at 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 3, in the David R. Taylor Auditorium at the Farmer School of Business. It is free and open to the public. The title of Ms. Reichert's talk is "Leading at the Brink of Bedlam." It will focus on how to create the unique brand of leadership needed to be successful in the complex, hyper-paced business world of today.

Ms. Reichert graduated from Miami University with a degree in marketing. During her time at Miami she was active in Laws Hall & Associates, a student-run advertising agency now known as Highwire Brand Studio, one of the Farmer School's premier experiential learning programs. In addition to being an involved wife and mother, she is active in foodservice industry professional associations, including serving as a board member for the Women's Foodservice Forum.

The Farmer School's Executive Speakers Series brings business leaders to campus and provides an engaging atmosphere in which they can reflect upon their experiences. These encounters give students and faculty insights about how the executives think, lead and inspire.

For further information about Ms. Reichert's talk, please contact Mary Cooper at 513-529-6114 or