MillerCoors Taps PepsiCo Exec as Brand VP

MillerCoors has hired former PepsiCo marketer Gannon Jones as its new VP-brand marketing, giving him oversight of the brewer's largest brands, including Miller Lite and Coors Light. Mr. Jones was most recently the chief marketing officer for PepsiCo's Global Nutrition Group, which includes Quaker and Tropicana and is based in Chicago, which is also the home of MillerCoors. (AdAge)