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Mac Brown

Emeritus, Board of Advisors
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McCauley (Mac) Brown is Vice President of Brown-Forman Corporation. For
144 years, Brown-Forman Corporation has enriched the experience of life by
responsibly building fine quality beverage alcohol brands, including Jack Daniel’s
Tennessee Whiskey, Southern Comfort, Finlandia Vodka, el Jimador Tequila
and Woodford Reserve. Brown-Forman’s brands are supported by around 4,000
employees and sold in approximately 135 countries worldwide. Mac moved to his
current position in 2002 and his current responsibilities include a wide and varied
range of business planning, family governance, and strategic topics, and serves as
a member of the Corporate Strategy Council and B-F / Brown Family Committee.
Prior to this position in October 2002, Mac’s experience was focused on sales and
marketing roles including Brand Director of various brands and Regional Director
over 24 different states. His career started at Brown-Forman working summers
during college in 1972 and began full time in 1977 spending four years in field sales
then moving into marketing in 1981.