Brown-Forman Annual Meeting of Shareholders is July 23. (2009)
Louisville, KY, July 16, 2009 – Brown-Forman will hold its annual meeting of shareholders at 9:30 a.m. (EDT) on July 23. The meeting will be held at the company’s headquarters at 850 Dixie Highway, Louisville, KY.
Brown-Forman Presiding Board Chairman Geo. Garvin Brown IV will oversee the official business of the meeting, including the election of directors, and Brown-Forman Chief Executive Officer Paul C. Varga will speak to stockholders about the company’s fiscal 2009 results. There will be a Web cast of Varga’s presentation. Interested parties may view the Web cast by going to www.brown-forman.com and clicking on “Investor Information.” A digital audio recording of the presentation will also be available on the Web page approximately one hour after the conclusion of the meeting of shareholders and remain available for at least 30 days.
Brown-Forman Corporation is a producer and marketer of fine quality beverage alcohol brands, including Jack Daniel’s, Southern Comfort, Finlandia, Canadian Mist, Fetzer, Korbel, Gentleman Jack, el Jimador, Tequila Herradura, Sonoma-Cutrer, Chambord, Tuaca, Woodford Reserve, and Bonterra.