Vicky Cookson Appointed to Chief People Officer of Molson Coors Europe Business Wire DENVER & MONTREAL -- July 3, 2013 Molson Coors Brewing Company (NYSE: TAP; TSX) today announced that Vicky Cookson, former human resources director of Vodafone, will join the company as Chief People Officer for Molson Coors Europe, based in Prague, Czech Republic, effective September 1^st. Cookson will report directly to the global chief legal and people officer, Sam Walker and join the European leadership team, led by Mark Hunter. Cookson brings a rich human resources background and years of international and cross cultural experience to her new role at Molson Coors Europe, which has over 6,000 employees and operations in the UK, Ireland, Czech Republic, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Slovakia. She also has specialist experience in talent management, leadership development and change management. “We are excited to welcome Vicky, a highly distinguished and experienced member of the human resources community, to our European team,” said Sam Walker, global chief legal and people officer. “Her commitment and passion for helping professionals grow and develop, coupled with her many years of people strategy experience make her an ideal addition to our European leadership team.” Cooksonspent the last 13 years of her career at Vodafone,most recently asthehuman resources director for the company’s Romanian business, where she led a team of 70human resourcesand property professionals in the development and implementationof the people strategy acrossalmost 4,000 employees. Prior to this, she was the interim HR director for Vodafone Hungary. She also led learning and developmentprograms across the Vodafone Group and the UK, as well as leading internal communications for the UK business.Prior to joining Vodafone, Vicky workedin a variety of different human resources rolesat companiesincluding Camelot, Fujitsu, TXU Energy and Ionica PLC. In January 2013, Molson Coors formed the Molson Coors Europe business segment by combining its existing businesses in the UK and Ireland with its acquired business in nine Central European countries. About Molson Coors Brewing Company: Molson Coors Brewing Company is one of the world’s largest brewers. The Company’s operating segments include Canada, the United States, Europe, and Molson Coors International (MCI). The Company has a diverse portfolio of owned and partner brands, including signature brands Coors Light, Molson Canadian, Staropramen and Carling. Molson Coors is listed as the beverage industry sector leader on the 2012/2013 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, the most recognized global benchmark of sustainability among global corporations. For more information on Molson Coors Brewing Company, visit the company’s web site, www.molsoncoors.com. Contact: Molson Coors Brewing Company Colin Wheeler, 303-927-2443 firstname.lastname@example.org or Sébastien Charbonneau, 514-598-6966 email@example.com
Vicky Cookson Appointed to Chief People Officer of Molson Coors Europe
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