As the Chairman and CEO of National Distributing Company and a partner at RNDC, Jay Davis has expanded the distributorship his father co-founded in 1942.
He has spent 44 years contributing to RNDC in a variety of roles that span virtually every department of the company, including supporting the executive vice president of Consolidated Distributing Company as an administrative assistant and serving as the national sales manager of all NDC markets.
Jay is deeply entrenched in Atlanta’s business community and the beverage industry. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Georgia Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce. He is a past president of the Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of Georgia and presently sits on the organization’s board of directors. He previously served on the board of directors for Acuity Brands, Inc.
A passionate supporter of education initiatives, Jay sits on the Terry College Dean’s Advisory Council and the board of trustees for the University of Georgia Foundation. Additionally, Jay is a co-founder and a lifetime Board of Trustees member of the Davis Academy, one of Atlanta’s premier reform Jewish day schools.
Jay and his wife Ann Leffler Davis, who also graduated from the University of Georgia, have two children and are proud grandparents of three.