Red Bull Fires North American Executives Following Racism Controversy

Employees reportedly criticized the company's 'public silence' on Black Lives Matter

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Red Bull employees first protested the brand's lackluster response to the Black Lives Matter movement in a June 1 letter. Red Bull

Red Bull has laid off North American executives CEO Stefan Kozak, CMO/president Amy Taylor and global head of culture marketing Florian Klaass, the energy drink brand confirmed to Adweek today.

@klundster Kathryn Lundstrom is Adweek's breaking news reporter based in Austin.