Robert J. Trulaske Sr., College of Business, University of Missouri

Advisory Board Members

John Abshear

Director, Global Trade Promotion Management
Energizer Holdings, Inc.
Advisory Board Member: 
Marketing Advisory Board

John Abshear is the Director of Global Trade Promotion Management for Energizer Holdings, Inc., which is the parent company of both Energizer Household Products (Batteries, Power & Lights), as well as Energizer Automotive Care (Automotive Fragrance & Appearance).  He graduated from Mizzou in 1994, double-majoring in Marketing and Management, and later completed his MBA from Washington University in St. Louis in 2002.   Beyond Energizer, his CPG industry career has included a variety of sales and marketing roles for Coca-Cola, Catalina Marketing, Campbell Sales Company, Pepsi-Cola, and General Mills.  John currently resides in St. Louis, with his wife Laurie, and children Mallory and Jake.