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Brown-Forman Corporation The Brown-Forman Corporation is one of the largest American-owned companies in the spirits and wine business, and is a diversified producer and marketer of various consumer products. Headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, Brown-Forman employs 3,350.  Chief Executive Officer Paul Paul, 1901–64, king of the Hellenes (1947–64), brother and successor of George II. He married (1938) Princess Frederika of Brunswick. During Paul's reign Greece followed a pro-Western policy, and the Cyprus question was temporarily resolved.  Varga announced that Michael Michael, archangel
Michael (mī`kəl) [Heb.,=who is like God?], archangel prominent in Christian, Jewish, and Muslim traditions. In the Bible and early Jewish literature, Michael is one of the angels of God's presence.
 B. Crutcher, the company's vice chairman, general counsel and secretary, is retiring effective August 31, 2007. Crutcher, who joined Brown-Forman as general counsel and secretary in May of 1989, is responsible for the company's legal and government relations functions, including the expanded regulatory demands created by the Sarbanes-Oxley Act See SOX.  and the New York Stock Exchange New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)

World's largest marketplace for securities. The exchange began as an informal meeting of 24 men in 1792 on what is now Wall Street in New York City.
, and he serves as secretary to the company's board of directors and the board's executive and audit committees. He has also been a long-serving member of the company's executive and strategy committees of management. Prior to joining Brown-Forman, Crutcher spent 20 years in private law practice, and he was a senior partner in the Seattle law firm now known as K & L Gates. Brown-Forman will initiate an external search to find a successor to Crutcher and hopes to name that person prior to his retirement at the end of August.
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Title Annotation:GRAPEVINE: News About People
Publication:Food & Drink Weekly
Date:Apr 2, 2007
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