CHICAGO: MillerCoors has promoted Pete Marino to chief public affairs and communications officer, effective September 1.
He will succeed Nehl Horton, who is leaving the company, in the role.
Marino has served as VP of communications at MillerCoors since 2012. Previously, he was president at Olson PR and founder and president of Dig Communications, which Olson acquired four years ago.
He has also served as a consultant with the Boston Consulting Group and manager of marketing communications at Miller Brewing Company, according to a statement from the brewer.
MillerCoors also named Michelle Nettles as chief human resources officer, Chris Kozina as president of Coors Distributing Company, and Scott Whitley as president and chief beer merchant at Tenth and Blake Beer Company.