Molson Coors nominates Julia Brown for election to its Board as Independent Director

– USA, IL –  Molson Coors Beverage Company (NYSE: TAP | TSX: TPX) today announced the nomination of Julia Brown for election to its board of directors as an independent director at the next AGM on May 26, 2021.

Julia Brown is a seasoned supply chain and procurement executive who most recently served as the Chief Procurement Officer for Mars Wrigley.

“We are thrilled to nominate Julia for election to our Board. She is a strategic, engaging, and transformational leader that brings a depth of experience to the boardroom,” said Board chair, Andrew Molson. “Julia’s background will offer unique insights that I believe will be invaluable to our company’s long-term success.”

The board also announced independent director Iain Napier will not stand for re-election.

Iain Napier has served on the Board of Directors since 2008 and has served on the Audit, Finance and Compensation and Human Resources Committee at various times during his tenure on the Board.

“On behalf of the entire Board and management, I would like to warmly thank Iain for his highly appreciated services and important contributions to Molson Coors over his thirteen-year tenure as a director,” said Andrew Molson.

About Julia Brown

Brown’s experience spans strategic sourcing, purchasing, co-manufacturing, and logistics. Before Mars Wrigley, Brown served as Chief Procurement Officer at Carnival Corporation, where she was responsible for strategic sourcing and supplier relationship management, overseeing nearly $10 billion in corporate expenditures. She has also served as Chief Procurement Officer at Mondelez International, Kraft Foods, and The Clorox Company. She has served in purchase leadership positions at The Gillette Company, Diageo, and Procter & Gamble.

“I would like to thank the Board for the opportunity to be a part of the future of Molson Coors Beverage Company and have long admired the rich history of Molson Coors,” said Julia Brown. “It’s an exciting time to join this Board and I look forward to the continued growth of this business.”

Julia Brown has been honored as one of the top 100 most “Influential Blacks in Corporate America” by Savoy Magazine, as being among the top 50 Women to Watch by FTSE 100, and as one of Black Enterprise’s Top 75 Most Powerful Women in Business. She currently also serves as a Director for Shutterfly and remains active in non-profit and industry association governance.

She earned an Honors Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University in Hamilton, Canada.

About Molson Coors

For over two centuries Molson Coors has been brewing beverages that unite people to celebrate all life’s moments. From Coors Light, Miller Lite, Molson Canadian, Carling, and Staropramen to Coors Banquet, Blue Moon Belgian White, Blue Moon LightSky, Vizzy, Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy, Creemore Springs, Hop Valley, and more, Molson Coors produces many beloved and iconic beer brands. While the company’s history is rooted in beer, Molson Coors offers a modern portfolio that expands beyond the beer aisle as well. The company’s commitment to raising industry standards and leaving a positive imprint on our employees, consumers, communities, and the environment is reflected in Our Imprint and our 2025 sustainability targets.

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