By: E&P Staff
Charles Fruit has been elected to Gannett?s board of directors. He is a senior advisor in marketing, strategy, and innovation at the Coca-Cola Co.
Fruit has been with the Coca-Cola since 1991 and served as senior vice president and CMO from 2004 to 2006. He is also the president of the marketing consulting firm Gardner Williams Consulting. Fruit is a director of the Advertising Council and TiVo.
Gannett now has nine directors on its board.