Peter M. Guyer

Seattle, United States

Professional Practice:

Peter Guyer manages Athena Marketing International LLC, a specialized international marketing, business development, and consulting firm for the food and beverage industry. Prior to founding AMI, Mr. Guyer was an expatriate executive for Nestlé S.A., the world’s largest food and beverage marketer, based in Switzerland. His most recent position was Vice President, Business Development in North America, with Profit & Loss responsibility for an $80 million business. He was also General Manager, Foodservices Business Unit of Nestlé in Europe, with P&L responsibility for a $30 million business. Prior to that Mr. Guyer was Sales & Marketing Manager in Asia with P&L responsibility for a business exceeding $100 million.

Professional and civic activities:

  • Rotary Club Seattle #4
  • The Seattle Chamber of Commerce
  • Trade Development Alliance of Greater Seattle
  • Northwest Entrepreneurs Network
  • Specialty Coffee Association of America
  • Monthly feature columnist for Hospitality News Magazine

Mr. Guyer holds a M.B.A. degree in International Business from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, and a B.A. degree from Pomona College in Claremont, California. He has performed management research in Japan for the IBM Advanced Research Institute, and was awarded a Rotary International Fellowship to Japan.