NEW YORK, NY (September 1, 2015) ­– InterContinental Beverage Capital, Inc. (“IBC”) announced today that Mr. John D. Rizzi has joined the firm as Director of Capital Markets. He will lead the company’s growth capital initiatives in support of our business development and client advisory services. IBC is a New York-based merchant banking and advisory firm with representative offices in Atlanta, Boca Raton and Los Angeles.

Mr. Rizzi has an extensive financial services background which includes many years in senior level management of international organizations focused on client engagement and term receivables portfolio management. His experience includes equity financing, asset based lending and syndication with an ability to identify, develop and successfully execute transactions for commercial and private banking clients. Mr. Rizzi is a leader and experienced deal maker, helping clients achieve strategic objectives. He is responsible for IBC’s capital markets activities.

Mr. Rizzi was previously Senior Vice President of De Lage Landen F.S., Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Rabobank, a leading Netherlands based cooperative bank. In that position, he led the turnaround of the Technology Finance business in the US and later became the global client management and sales leader with operations in 28 countries managing a portfolio in excess of €1B. Previously Mr. Rizzi was the National Sales Manager with General Electric Capital Corporation, Vendor Financial Services, Wholesale Division and Senior Vice President and General Manager for Heller Financial Inc.’s Middle Market Vendor Finance Division.

Mr. Rizzi is a graduate of State University of New York, Oneonta with a BS degree in Biology.

Mr. John Carson, Chairman of IBC, former President of Cadbury Schweppes NA and Chairman of Triarc NA, commented, “”We are very excited that Mr. Rizzi is joining IBC and we’re confident that his successful track record and financial and operational experience will be instrumental in our continuing growth.”

About InterContinental Beverage Capital, Inc.

IBC is a New York-based advisory, merchant bank focused on the beverage and consumer packaged goods industries.

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