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Beam Suntory promoted Marc André Tousignant to Chief Financial Officer, effective Jan. 1, 2018. Tousignant will succeed John Owen, who, as previously announced, plans to leave the

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TricorBraun WinePak, North America’s leading wine bottle distributor, hired David Jewell to be VP of WinePak Operations.  Jewell joins from Constellation Brands where he spent nine years in

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Backpack Wine Intros New Variety, Hires Regional Sales Director

Backpack Wine, the premium canned wine blended from Washington State grapes and produced by Source Code Beverage, Oak Brook, Ill., is expanding its portfolio and its national footprint with a new Rowdy Red variety and the addition

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TricorBraun WinePak, North America’s leading wine bottle distributor, hired David Jewell to be VP of WinePak Operations.  Jewell joins from Constellation Brands where he spent nine years in finance and operations positions.

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Smoke Wallin Leaves Beach Whiskey; Chuck Trout Named CEO

Wallin, co-founder and founding ceo of Beach Whiskey, will devote his full energies to Taliera, Beach Whiskey’s Brand Manager, which he created in 2005 to create new brands, counsel startups and scale existing food and beverage brands.

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Brown-Forman promoted Lawson Whiting to Chief Operating Officer effective Oct. 1.  He will oversee the company’s regional operations, global production, and corporate responsibility functions, reporting to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Paul Varga.  Whiting, 49, has served as Executive Vice … Continue reading

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