The Board of Directors of The Coca-Cola Company Elects Officers, Declares Quarterly Dividend

Helen Smith Price, Christine Quinn Elected as Vice Presidents

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Board of Directors of The Coca-Cola Company today elected Helen
Smith Price and Christine Quinn as Vice Presidents of the company,
effective immediately.

Price was named Vice President of Global Community Affairs for The
Coca-Cola Company and President of The Coca-Cola Foundation, effective
April 16.

In this role, she is responsible for driving the Foundation’s global
operations including grant making, financial requirements, and
regulatory compliance for domestic and international philanthropy.

Price joined the company in 1993 as Corporate External Affairs Director
and from 2001-2016 served as Assistant Vice President and Group Director
of Global Community Affairs and Executive Director of The Coca-Cola
Foundation. Before joining Coca-Cola, she held roles in the tax and
accounting departments at BellSouth Corporation and Arthur Andersen &
Co. She was licensed as a certified public accountant in the state of
Georgia, and has a Masters of Business Administration from Clark Atlanta
University, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Spelman

Quinn was named Director, Flavor Ingredient Supply, replacing Mary
Riddle, who is retiring from the company after more than 45 years of
service. In this role, Quinn leads the company’s supply chain activities
for all flavor ingredients used across the global system.

Prior to this role, Quinn was Assistant Director, Flavor Ingredient
Supply. She joined The Coca-Cola Company in 1981 and has held positions
of increasing responsibility in Quality Assurance, Recycling Programs
and Crisis Management for Coca-Cola North America. Quinn received her
Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Idaho and
her Masters of Business Administration from Georgia State University.

The Board today also declared a regular quarterly dividend of 35 cents
per common share. The dividend is payable July 1, 2016, to shareowners
of record as of June 15, 2016. The Board earlier this year approved the
company’s 54th consecutive annual dividend increase, raising
the quarterly dividend 6 percent from 33 cents to 35 cents per common
share. This is equivalent to an annual dividend of $1.40 per share, up
from $1.32 per share in 2015.

About The Coca-Cola Company

The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) is the world’s largest beverage
company, refreshing consumers with more than 500 sparkling and still
brands and more than 3,800 beverage choices. Led by Coca-Cola, one of
the world’s most valuable and recognizable brands, our company’s
portfolio features 20 billion-dollar brands, 18 of which are available
in reduced-, low- or no-calorie options. Our billion-dollar brands
include Diet Coke, Coca-Cola Zero, Fanta, Sprite, Dasani, vitaminwater,
Powerade, Minute Maid, Simply, Del Valle, Georgia and Gold Peak. Through
the world’s largest beverage distribution system, we are the No. 1
provider of both sparkling and still beverages. More than 1.9 billion
servings of our beverages are enjoyed by consumers in more than 200
countries each day. With an enduring commitment to building sustainable
communities, our company is focused on initiatives that reduce our
environmental footprint, create a safe, inclusive work environment for
our associates, and enhance the economic development of the communities
where we operate. Together with our bottling partners, we rank among the
world’s top 10 private employers with more than 700,000 system
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