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G. Scott Uzzell

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G. Scott Uzzell

Full Name: G. Scott Uzzell

Born: United States

Occupation: Businessperson

Job: VP/GM, North America

Works for: NIKE Inc.

Primary Industry: Apparel, Accessories, Sports equipment

Nationality: American

Residence: Boston, Massachusetts

G. Scott Uzzell is Vice President/GM, North America, NIKE Inc., since May 2023. He was previously President & CEO of Converse, Inc., where he was responsible for all aspects of the business globally and successfully returning the company to the Basketball category.

Work Experience

  • Vice President/GM, North America, May 2023 - Present.
  • President & CEO, Converse, Jan 2019 – May 2023.
  • President, Venturing & Emerging Brands Unit (Venture Capital  Business Unit), The Coca-Cola Company, May 2014 – Jan 2019, 4 yrs 9 mos, Atlanta, Ga. 
  • President/EVP Chief Commercial Officer, ZICO Beverages, LLC, Oct 2012 – May 2014, 1 yr 8 mos, El Segundo, Ca.

Board and Advisor Roles

Mr. Uzzell serves or served on the boards of:

  • Board Member, SC Johnson, Jan 2020 – Present, 1 yr 10 mos.
  • Board Member (Acquired Jan ‘19), State Bank and Trust Company, Dec 2017 – Feb 2019, 1 yr 3 mos. 
  • Board Member, The Executive Leadership Council.
  • Board Member, Florida A&M University Foundation Board. 


Mr. Uzzell received his MBA from the University of Chicago and a bachelor’s degree in business from Florida A&M University.

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