Jim Rubenstein is the President and CEO of James Edward and Companies, Inc., the management company for exclusive Red Bull distributors Matador Distributing, LLC, Viva Distributing LLC and Chaparral Distributing LLC.
Jim has more than 30+ years of beverage industry experience working with companies such as Houston Coca-Cola Bottling Company and a distributor of Anheuser Bush.
In 1994, Jim founded James Edward and Companies, Inc. in Houston, TX as a brokerage company for new age beverages. In March 2000 Jim ventured into the Red Bull Energy Drink distribution industry and since then, James Edward and Companies has become a known leader as an Exclusive Distributor of Red Bull Energy Drink. Our markets stretch from across Texas and throughout Georgia, Tennessee and North Carolina. James Edward and Companies, alongside Chaparral, Viva, and Matador Distributing Companies service more than 10,000 retailers
Jim, with his extensive experience in the beverage distribution industry has developed a solid business practice that together through our partnership with Red Bull North America, James Edward and Companies has grown to levels only imagined and will continue in upward success for years to come.