Bachelor of Business Administration, University Florida, 1979. Master of Business Administration, Pennsylvania State University, 1981.
Assistant brand manager Procter & Gamble Company, Cincinnati, 1981—1983, product manager Baltimore, 1983-1985, senior product manager Cover Girl cosmetics/Noxzema products, 1985-1989, group product manager Cover Girl, 1989-1990, associate advertising manager, 1990-1991, associate advertising manager Cover Girl cosmetics Europe Egham, England, 1991. Vice president worldwide strategic marketing to vice president worldwide strategic planning/business development Coca-Cola Company. Senior vice president, chief strategic marketing officer Samsung Electronics America, since 2007.
Member of Georgia Executive Marketing RoundTable, Pennsylvania State University Alumni Association, American Marketing Association.
Married Carla Engel-Cook. Children: Henley, Jameson.