Brown-Forman Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled for June 5

Louisville, KY, May 28, 2008 – Brown-Forman Corporation will release its fourth quarter and full-year fiscal 2008 financial results on June 5 by 8:00 a.m. (EDT).  The company will host a conference call to discuss the results at 10:00 a.m. (EDT) that same morning.  All interested parties in the U.S. are invited to join […]

May 28th, 2008|Earnings|

Brown-Forman Announces Board Changes

Louisville, KY, May 23, 2008 – Brown-Forman Corporation announced today several upcoming changes to its Board of Directors as part of its long-term Board succession plan. These moves provide for continuity of the work of the Board and its various committees, and also preserve a balance of skills, long-term shareholder perspective, and relevant, deep, […]

May 23rd, 2008|Corporate|

Brown-Forman Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend (May 2008)

Louisville, KY, May 22, 2008 – Brown-Forman’s Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.34 cents per share on Class A and Class B Common Stock. Stockholders of record on June 4, 2008 will receive the cash dividend on July 1, 2008.Brown-Forman has paid regular quarterly cash dividends for 62 consecutive years.

May 22nd, 2008|Earnings|

Make-A-Wish® Raises a Record $868,000 in Local Fundraiser, May 2008

The 2008 Croquet Invitational and Charity Auction, a benefit for the Greater Bay Area Make-A-Wish Foundation®, welcomed a near capacity crowd to experience wine country’s best food, wine and croquet at Sonoma-Cutrer Vineyards in Windsor.  Thanks to the generosity of event supporters the Foundation raised $868,736, a 1% increase over last year (including approximately […]

May 21st, 2008|Corporate Responsibility|

Brown-Forman Names Director of Corporate Affairs

Louisville, KY, May 19, 2008 – Brown-Forman announced today the appointment of James A. O’Malley as the company’s director of corporate affairs, effective June 9, 2008. In this newly created position, O’Malley will be responsible for overseeing the global external activities of the company, including those related to social, community, economic, government, and environmental responsibility, […]

May 19th, 2008|Corporate|