Peter Popovich is the President of Argo Tea. He is charged with developing, leading and executing the national and international sales and marketing teams in retail, grocery, broad- line distributors and food service outlets for the company’s Platform of All-Natural, ready-to-drink tea products. Peter is also charged with managing and growing the company’s rapidly expanding licensed café business. Argo Tea’s portfolio of distinctive, healthy, and all-natural drinks are available in a wide variety of flavors. The products are a unique blend of Premium Tea + Ingredients with Purpose.
Prior to assuming his new role, Peter was the SVP of Sales for Argo. Prior to joining Argo, he was the VP of Industry Relations for the Pepsi Co. Food service Division. During his 22 year career, he was also Vice President of Beverage Development for KFC, Long John Silver’s and A&W restaurants. He was responsible for developing the beverage and food businesses across 7,000+ restaurants. Peter also held several key sales positions within the Pepsi Co. Food service division over the last 10 years. During his long tenure, Peter also held several key Sales and Management positions across multiple channels while in the Pepsi Bottling system.
Before joining Pepsi, Peter served in the U.S. Army for five years and left as a Captain. He is a graduate of the U.S. Military Academy where he was the Captain of the Academy Basketball team in his senior year. Peter and his wife Laura live in Louisville, Kentucky with their three children; Yllena 25, Leslie 21 and Alex 20.