Corporate Executive Vice President – National Accounts & Category Services
Greg Bowdish has worked in the alcohol industry for 30+ years, gaining experience in sales, management and executive leadership. After graduating from the University of Texas at Austin, Greg entered the alcohol industry through a Gallo distributor program in East Texas holding several positions in sales and management before his role as Vice President of Wine at Block Distributing.
As the Texas distributor and chain business evolved and centralized, Greg moved to a Texas leadership role with Republic Beverage Company bringing together areas of retail chain management, pricing, and category management practices. This evolved into a national accounts leadership role in 2008 as Republic Beverage Company (RBC) and National Distributing Company (NDC) merged to create Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC).
As Executive Vice President – National Accounts and Category Services, Greg, with Senior Leadership insight, support and execution brought together a best-in-class Retail and On-Premise National and Strategic Accounts platform (NASA) with channel coverage that aligns with our customers and markets nationally, strategically and regionally.
At the same time, Greg was also responsible for leading the initiative of building a best-in-class geo-centric and regionally aligned (West-Central-East) Category Services platform responsible for managing and interpreting market and customer data while also working with our states and national customers maintaining and forging category partnerships when and where those opportunities present themselves.