As former Global Director of Innovation + Entrepreneurship at The Coca-Cola Company, Carie Davis created programs to engage 1,000 associates in entrepreneurial methods via training, hands-on workshops and one on one coaching.
She is also the Director of The BridgeCommunity, a program designed to engineer and accelerate startup and corporate relationships. Startups and corporations (Coca-Cola, Cox Enterprises, Suntrust + more) receive training and coaching to minimize roadblocks, simplify processes and streamline pilots. The goal is to create commercial opportunities for the startups to solve corporate business challenges and grow the Atlanta startup ecosystem.
Carie also cofounded a corporate innovation consultancy called Your Ideas Are Terrible to help corporations increase the speed in which ideas move through the innovation pipeline.