BF-B - Brown-Forman Corporation

NYSE - NYSE Delayed Price. Currency in USD

Brown-Forman Corporation

850 Dixie Highway
Louisville, KY 40210
United States
502-585-1100
http://www.brown-forman.com

SectorConsumer Defensive
IndustryBeverages - Wineries & Distilleries
Full Time Employees4,700

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Lawson E. WhitingCEO, Pres & Director2.06MN/A1968
Ms. Jane Cecil MorreauExec. VP & CFO1.4M1.04M1959
Mr. Matthew E. HamelExec. VP, Gen. Counsel & Company Sec.N/AN/A1960
Mr. Mark I. McCallumExec. VP & Chief Brands OfficerN/AN/A1955
Mr. Thomas HinrichsSr. VP of the International Division1.2M364.46k1962
Amounts are as of December 31, 2019 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Brown-Forman Corporation manufactures, bottles, imports, exports, markets, and sells various alcoholic beverages worldwide. It provides spirits, wines, whiskey spirits, whiskey-based flavored liqueurs, ready-to-drink and ready-to-pour products, ready-to-drink cocktails, vodkas, tequilas, champagnes, brandy, bourbons, and liqueurs. The company offers its products primarily under the Jack Daniel's, Woodford Reserve, Canadian Mist, GlenDronach, BenRiach, Glenglassaugh, Old Forester, Early Times, Slane Irish Whiskey, Coopers' Craft, Early Times, el Jimador, Herradura, New Mix, Pepe Lopez, Antiguo, Finlandia, Korbel Champagne, and Sonoma-Cutrer brands. It is also involved in the sale of used barrels, bulk whiskey, and wine; and provision of contract bottling services. The company serves retail customers and consumers through distributors or state governments; and retailers, wholesalers, and provincial governments directly. Brown-Forman Corporation was founded in 1870 and is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.

Corporate Governance

Brown-Forman Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 25, 2019 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.