Brown-Forman Announces Leadership Succession Plan; Paul Varga to Retire; Lawson Whiting Named Incoming CEO as of January 1, 2019

Louisville, KY, May 29, 2018 – Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE: BFA, BFB) announced today that after a distinguished 31 years of service at the company, Chief Executive Officer Paul C. Varga has decided to retire, effective December 31, 2018. Varga will be succeeded by Lawson E. Whiting, unanimously approved by the Board of Directors. […]

May 29th, 2018|All|

Brown-Forman Declares Cash Dividend

LOUISVILLE, KY, May 24, 2018 – Brown-Forman’s Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 15 4/5 cents per share on its Class A and Class B Common Stock. Stockholders of record on June 6, 2018 will receive the cash dividend on July 3, 2018.

Brown-Forman has paid regular quarterly cash dividends for […]

May 24th, 2018|All|

Brown-Forman’s Fourth Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call Scheduled for June 6, 2018

Louisville, KY, May 24, 2018 – Brown-Forman Corporation will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full fiscal 2018 year on June 6, 2018 by 8:00 a.m. (EDT), followed by a conference call to discuss the results at 10:00 a.m. (EDT).

A live audio broadcast of the conference call will […]

May 24th, 2018|All|

Brown-Forman Refines Organization to Support Continued Strong Global Growth

Louisville, KY, May 16, 2018 – Brown-Forman Corporation announced today some changes to its organization designed to help the company continue its successful globalization strategy of building a portfolio of premium and super premium spirits brands around the world, led by its strong leadership of the fast-growing American whiskey category. The changes are […]

May 16th, 2018|All|

Brown-Forman Announces $600 Million Debt Offering

Louisville, KY, March 22, 2018 – Brown-Forman Corporation (NYSE: BFA, BFB) today announced the pricing of a $300 million 7-year senior unsecured note and a $300 million 20-year senior unsecured note. The 3.5% 7-year senior notes are due April 15, 2025 and the 4.0% 20-year senior notes are due April 15, 2038. […]

March 22nd, 2018|All|