Christopher Kozina is an Operating Partner at Garnett Station Partners. Chris serves as Assistant Vice Chancellor, leading industry engagement and economic development at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Chris previously served as Group President at Driven Brands, prior to its IPO. Prior to that, Chris was President and Chief Executive for Coors Distributing Company. Chris also served as Chief Information Officer, Chief Human Resources and People Officer, Chief of Staff to the CEO, and Senior Vice President of Marketing within the operating companies of SabMiller. Chris started his career at Andersen Consulting, now Accenture, where he last served as a Partner in the Global Consumer Goods and Services Practice. Chris graduated with honors from UW-Madison with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration, a Master’s in Globalization and Educational Policy from the University of Illinois, and an Advanced Business Management certification from Northwestern University. Chris, his wife, and three daughters currently live in the Chicago suburbs.
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