Hope McMurdy has announced she is stepping down as General Manager of the drinks association.
Hope made the decision earlier this month after being diagnosed with breast cancer for the second time. Hope successfully fought breast cancer in 2015 and was appointed to the role of GM in January, 2016.
"the drinks association team sends our thoughts and best wishes to Hope as she tackles this challenge with her characteristic strength and positive attitude," said Sandra Przibilla, CEO.
"Our hearts go out to her family during this difficult time and we look forward to Hope's return to the drinks industry when she concludes her treatment."
the drinks association has set up a GoFundMe account to assist with Hope's care.
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the drinks association is in the process of hiring a Business Manager to ensure the association continues to deliver its objectives in accordance with the CEO’s direction and the business strategy.
Click here for more details on the position.