Navigation Links
Procter & Gamble Announces Board Changes
Date:4/21/2008

John (Jack) F. Smith Jr. to Retire: Kenneth I. Chenault Appointed to Board

of Directors

CINCINNATI, April 21, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) today announced that John (Jack) F. Smith (70) will retire from the board following P&G's April board meeting after 13 years of service.

To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/pg/32757/

Mr. Smith has served on the board since 1995 and was chairman of the audit committee and a member of the governance & public responsibility committee. He was formerly chairman of the board and chief executive officer of General Motors Corporation and is retired chairman of the board of Delta Air Lines, Inc. He is also a director of Swiss Reinsurance Company.

"Jack has been an outstanding board member who has made significant contributions to the success of P&G's business. We thank him for his tireless efforts and wish him continued success in the future," commented A. G. Lafley, P&G's chairman and chief executive officer.

The company also announced the appointment of Kenneth I. Chenault (56), chairman and chief executive officer of American Express Company (NYSE: AXP), to the company's board of directors effective immediately.

Mr. Lafley added: "Ken Chenault is an exceptional business leader with a broad and deep understanding of how to win in the global marketplace. His experience and knowledge will make him a valued board member."

Mr. Chenault joined American Express in September 1981 from Bain & Co and held several senior management positions at the company prior to his appointment as chairman and CEO in 2001. He holds a JD from Harvard Law School and a BA in history from Bowdoin College.

About Procter & Gamble

Three billion times a day, P&G brands touch the lives of people around the world. The company has one of the strongest portfolios of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Pampers(R), Tide(R), Ariel(R), Always(R), Whisper(R), Pantene(R), Mach3(R), Bounty(R), Dawn(R), Gain(R), Pringles(R), Folgers(R), Charmin(R), Downy(R), Lenor(R), Iams(R), Crest(R), Oral-B(R), Actonel(R), Duracell(R), Olay(R), Head & Shoulders(R), Wella(R), Gillette(R), and Braun(R). The P&G community consists of 138,000 employees working in over 80 countries worldwide. Please visit http://www.pg.com for the latest news and in-depth information about P&G and its brands.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Procter & Gamble
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. ACG Announces Generous Gift by Procter & Gamble
2. Procter & Gamble Products Help Raise Funds, Awareness in Fight Against Childhood Cancer
3. Procter & Gamble Files Infringement Lawsuit
4. Procter & Gamble Announces Appointment of Director
5. Procter & Gamble Announces Organizational Changes
6. New Water Purification Product from Reliance Products and Procter & Gamble now Available in Retail Stores
7. U of M study: Health food supplement may curb addiction of pathological gamblers
8. Proctor & Gamble Receives EPA Childrens Environmental Health Excellence Award
9. Compulsive Gamblers Dont Learn From Their Mistakes
10. HHS Announces $75 Million in Supplemental Funding to States for Pandemic Flu Preparedness
11. CRC Health Group Announces Acquisition of Bayside Marin Recovery Center, San Rafael
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/8/2016)... San Francisco, California (PRWEB) , ... December 08, 2016 , ... ... health coaches, has raised an $18M Series B led by Canvas Ventures . ... use the capital to scale its mobile platform to serve more consumers who are ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... The Dan Carlisle Agency, ... Jefferson County, is announcing the launch of a charity drive to raise support ... homeless women and children in Birmingham has grown steadily since the 1980’s, and ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... , ... December 08, 2016 , ... The Compretta Insurance ... and residential clients in and around the Hancock County area, is announcing the launch ... County Food Pantry. , The Hancock County Food Pantry has worked for more than ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... December 07, 2016 , ... DrugDev ... the announcement that it is one of the early adopters completing EU-U.S. Privacy Shield ... is designed to provide companies on both sides of the Atlantic with a mechanism ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... Kenosha, Wisconsin (PRWEB) , ... December 07, 2016 , ... ... the extraordinary new MedMaster™ MPCNGX . The MPCNGX is a multi-function, sealed, LED ... the right amount of light where and when it’s needed. , A ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/8/2016)... , Dec. 8, 2016 IRIDEX Corporation (NASDAQ: ... offer newly issued shares of common stock, $0.01 par value ... an underwritten public offering.  The final terms of the Offering ... of pricing, and there can be no assurance as to ... IRIDEX expects to use the net proceeds it will receive ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... -- Global Interventional Radiology Market: Scope and Methodology ... market analyzes the current and future prospects of ... summary, including a market snapshot that provides overall ... research is a combination of primary and secondary ... research efforts along with information collected from telephonic ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... 2016  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... 3 EXPEDITION3 trial at the 9 th Clinical ... solanezumab did not meet the primary endpoint in the ... people with mild dementia due to Alzheimer,s disease (AD), ... for the treatment of mild dementia due to AD. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: