David C. Novak

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This article is about the businessman. For the scholar, see David Novak.
David C. Novak at the 2012 George McGovern Leadership Award Ceremony.[1]

David C. Novak (born 1953) is an American businessman.[2] He currently serves as the Executive Chairman, President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Executive & Finance Committee at YUM! Brands Inc.[3]

Biography[edit]

Background[edit]

He received a B.A. in journalism from the University of Missouri.[2] Novak is a Christian and has been a member of Southeast Christian church.[4]

Career[edit]

He served as Chief Operating Officer of Pepsi-Cola North America, and Executive Vice President of Marketing and National Sales for the Pepsi-Cola Company.[3]

He has been an Independent Director of JPMorgan Chase & Co. since 2001.[3] He also serves as a Director of Bank One Corporation.[3] He was named 2012 Chief Executive of the Year by Chief Executive magazine.[5]

Publication[edit]

  • Novak, David C. (2012), Taking People with You, Portfolio Hardcover, ISBN 1591844541 

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Christina Aguilera honoured by Hilary Clinton for hunger relief work". OK!. Northern & Shell. Retrieved 2 November 2012. 
  2. ^ a b Executive summary of David C. Novak
  3. ^ a b c d Profile 555f David C. Novak at BusinessWeek.com
  4. ^ "About David C. Novak". 
  5. ^ Donlon, J.P. (July/August 2012). "The Recognition Leader". Chief Executive (259): 24–32. ISSN 0160-4724.  Check date values in: |date= (help)