Jamie Harris, an MBA from the Wake Forest University Schools of Business, was recognized this morning as the Charlotte Business Journal’s CFO of the Year award in the large public company category.
Harris (MBA ’98) is a senior vice president and CFO of Coca-Cola Bottling Company Consolidated in Charlotte. He has served in his current post since January 2009. In this role, Harris is responsible for corporate finance, treasury, accounting, risk management, and employee benefits. He was also a director and member of Coca-Cola Bottling’s audit committee from 2003-2008. His background includes nearly a decade as the executive vice president and CFO MedCath.
The publication’s award ceremony was held at the Hilton Charlotte Center City. Nominees from the 16-county Charlotte region were judged based on financial management skills and strategic thinking, and for a demonstrated commitment to fiscal integrity and accountability. The nominations were evaluated by Financial Executives International.
Winners will be featured in a Charlotte Business Journal special section on Aug. 6.