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Vernon Davis
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Examples of Completed Searches:

  • EVP Sales and Marketing
  • SVP General Manager International
  • President

About Me:

Vern Davis is a Principal at Protis Global. As a Principal and Team Leader within the organization, Vern is responsible for heading up sourcing and recruitment for human capital talent acquisition with Protis' client partners. He also leads the firm's strategic partnership development. The Protis mantra "Building Companies and Changing Lives" is what Vern and his team is all about. The team is focused against positions within the FMCG (fast moving consumer goods) space. Vern has been with Protis since 2000 and, 16 years in the business, he has billed in excess of $12 million. 

Vern's mission is to develop an exciting and thriving business in the FMCG arena. This includes building and molding a team of professionals that has a laser-like focus on the Protis core business. The results stand for themselves: Protis is consistently ranked at the very top of Global FMCG search firms.

Vern brings a vast knowledge and business acumen to his role at Protis. His past business life is enriched with over 32 years of broad and rewarding experiences.  Prior to joining Protis, Vern built a successful career, with experiences spread across Beecham Products, Heublein, and United Distillers and Vintners. From entry level merchandiser to Vice President, Vern's accomplishments and achievements resulted in numerous personal awards and acknowledgements, in addition to the hiring and training of dozens of professionals who were promoted under his leadership. 

Vern’s experience has also driven a vast network across all types of beverage and food products.  This network includes people that are brand owners, executives, distributors, brokers and related partners throughout the beverage and food world.

Vern's degree in Industrial Engineering and General Business was acquired at Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas. Vern and his wife Darolyn live in Indianapolis and have three (two boys and a girl) wonderful children.   

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  • Dir. of Sales Non Traditional
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  • Director of Finance Sales and Operation Planning
  • Vice President International
  • VP Talent Acquisition
  • Field Manager
  • Project Manager
  • President
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  • VP Talent Acquisition
  • SVP General Manager International
  • VP General Manager Domestic
  • VP Sales
  • VP Category Management and Consumer Insights
  • Director Business Supply Chain Demand
  • VP Global Quality
  • Director North America Quality
  • Director of On –Premise Sales
  • VP Global Accounts
  • National Accounts Manager
  • VP GM Foodservice
  • National Account Manager – Walmart
  • National Account Manager – Target
  • National Account Manager – Supervalue
  • National Account Manager - Foodservice