Gina Dhanani is the Chief Operations Officer of The Double Cola Company, an international beverage company headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee. With over 15 years of experience in the industry, Gina has a demonstrated history of working in the food and beverage industry. She is skilled in Strategic Planning, Marketing, Advertising and Sales. Gina has led the company’s growth over the last several years by showing true vision for the company through the planning and execution of key strategic initiatives. Notably, Gina has focused on diversifying the company to introduce new product categories, which expanded upon the company’s traditional product offering for the first time in 90+ years. In 2019, Gina launched Cheers Beverages, Inc., a subsidiary which focuses exclusively on the development of alcoholic and alternative beverages, and in 2020 she launched Legacy Beverage Company, a beverage distributor focusing on craft soda distribution. She serves on several boards and committees in the community, including CHI Memorial Foundation, Chattanooga Women’s Institute, Habitat for Humanity, to name a few.
Gina holds a bachelor’s degree from The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and an MBA from Auburn University. She is a graduate of Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Program, a program designed by Babson College, the nation’s top-ranked entrepreneurship school.