Scott McCallister is Vice President of the West Region for Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED, Inc., based in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Responsible for sales, marketing and distribution for the company’s footprint and South Mississippi and Louisiana, Scott leads approximately 2,600 associates in 12 sales centers spanning the region. Scott previously served as Director of UNITED’s Louisiana Division and was responsible for six sales centers with approximately 1,500 associates.
Scott joined UNITED in 2015 as Director of the former North Louisiana Division, which merged with the former South Louisiana Division to become the Louisiana Division in 2019.
Scott joined the Coca-Cola System in 1995 after three years with the Kroger Company. His career began as a Sales Associate in Shreveport, Louisiana, and he held various positions before becoming a Sales Manager in Alexandria, Louisiana. He then relocated to Texarkana, Texas, as a Sales Center Manager before returning to Shreveport, where he also served as Sales Center Manager. McCallister later led on premise and convenience channels as Director for Louisiana and Mississippi prior to joining Coca-Cola UNITED.
A Louisiana native, Scott grew up in Shreveport and is a graduate of Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia, Arkansas, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration, Civically, he has served on several boards, including the Louisiana Restaurant Association, United Way and currently Junior Achievement of Greater Baton Rouge and Acadiana.
Scott and his wife Tiffany reside in Baton Rouge and have a son and daughter, Tyler and Tori.