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Importers announce executive moves.

As a reflection of a changing malt beverage industry, two sUnited States importing companies reported major executive moves last week.

Wisdom Import Sales Co. said its president, Manuel Rubiralta, announced his resignation in order to head a joint bottling venture between Pepsi Intl. and a Mexican group to be based in Mexico City. According to Wisdom's vice president of marketing, John Lennon, the president will remain on until a successor has been named.

In a separate move, Hiram Walker's Associated Importers announced the retirement of Leo Begleiter, as company president. Begleiter's retirement will become effective March 31.
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Title Annotation:Wisdom Import Sales Co.'s president Manuel Rubiralta; Hiram Walker's Associated Importers' president Leo Begleiter
Publication:Modern Brewery Age
Date:Mar 23, 1992
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