Brown-Forman Declares Stock Distribution

Louisville, KY, September 29, 2008 – The board of directors of Brown-Forman Corporation declared a stock split, to be effected as a dividend, on both Class A and Class B common stock, payable in shares of Class B common stock.  For every four shares of either Class A or Class B common stock held, shareholders […]

September 29th, 2008|Corporate|

John D. Cook Elected to Brown-Forman Board; Barry D. Bramley Retires

Louisville, KY, September 25, 2008 – Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE: BFA, BFB) announced that John D. Cook has been elected to the company’s Board of Directors, effective today.Cook is a Director Emeritus of McKinsey & Company, the world’s leading management consulting firm.  Cook has focused his 25-year career with McKinsey on serving leading institutions in […]

September 25th, 2008|Corporate|

Brown-Forman Commended on Quality of Climate Change Disclosure Practice

Louisville, KY, September 23, 2008 – Brown-Forman has been commended by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which represents 385 institutional investors with $57 trillion in assets under management, for its approach to climate change disclosure.This year marks the first time Brown-Forman has been included in CDP’s “Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index.”  This index highlights the […]

September 23rd, 2008|Corporate Responsibility|

Brown-Forman Commended on Quality of Climate Change Disclosure Practice

Louisville, KY, September 23, 2008 – Brown-Forman has been commended by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), which represents 385 institutional investors with $57 trillion in assets under management, for its approach to climate change disclosure.This year marks the first time Brown-Forman has been included in CDP’s “Carbon Disclosure Leadership Index.”  This index highlights the […]

September 23rd, 2008|Corporate|

Show Your Team Spirit by Being Responsible at the Game

Louisville, KY, September 4, 2008 – When it comes to football, you don’t have to look far to find a good tailgate party. Whether it’s at a game or elsewhere, tailgaters are all about fun, food, and drinks.Brown-Forman, a leader in the beverage alcohol industry, has recently teamed up with TURF – Tailgaters Urging […]

September 4th, 2008|Corporate|