The Brown-Forman Corporation named Campbell P. Brown, Marshall B. Farrer and Laura L. Frazier to serve on the Board of Directors, effective immediately. All three are fifth generation descendants from George Garvin Brown, who founded Brown-Forman in 1870.
Brown is a 22-year employee at Brown-Forman and is President and Managing Director of Old Forester, the company’s founding bourbon brand. Farrer has been with the company for 18 years and is the Vice President and Managing Director of Global Travel Retail. Frazier is the owner and chairman of Bittners and previously served on the Board of Directors of Lenox, a former subsidiary of Brown-Forman.
Current board members Martin S. Brown, Jr., Sandra A. Frazier and James S. Welch, Jr., chose not to stand for re-election on the Board of Directors at a stakeholders meeting in July.