Archer Daniels Midland Company Chairman & CEO Patricia Woertz to Speak at Executives' Club Luncheon

  Archer Daniels Midland Company Chairman & CEO Patricia Woertz to Speak at
                          Executives' Club Luncheon

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CHICAGO, Sept. 12, 2013

CHICAGO, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Patricia Woertz, Chairman & CEO of
Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) will address The Executives' Club of
Chicago at their September 25 Global Leaders Luncheon.


Woertz' presentation will focus largely on the growth of the global middle
class and the business opportunities it presents global companies. She will
emphasize how agriculture will meet the challenge of this growing population's
demand for food.

Woertz was named ADM's CEO and president in April 2006, and assumed the
additional role of chairman of the board in February 2007. Since joining ADM,
Woertz has led the company to record financial results while growing its
sourcing, transportation and processing networks through select acquisitions,
strategic capital investments, and a number of global joint ventures and

Decatur-based ADM is one of the largest agricultural processors in the world.
It serves as a vital link between farmers and consumers, processing crops to
make food and animal feed ingredients, renewable fuels and naturally derived
alternatives to industrial chemicals.

For more information or for tickets, visit or call The Executives' Club at

Event Details
Wednesday, September 25; Registration and Networking: 11:15am; Luncheon and
Program: 12:00 – 1:15pm; Palmer House Hilton - Grand Ballroom (17 E Monroe

About the Global Leaders Luncheon Series
The Executives' Club's Global Leaders Luncheon series is one of the nation's
premier speaker forums. Their goal is to provide Club members and guests with
unprecedented access to the political, policy, corporate, and institutional
leaders whose expertise, insights, and experience shape the global business
climate. These dynamic luncheons target a diverse range of industries and
explore topics chosen for their relevance to current global business and
economic trends.

About The Executives' Club of Chicago
One of the nation's oldest and most prestigious organizations, founded in
1911, the Club facilitates strategic relationship development, intellectual
exchange and development of future leaders. Through its Global Leaders,
Women's Leadership, Chicago CEO Series and other programming, the Club brings
together business, civic and academic leaders from all industries to discuss
strategies that address challenges and opportunities affecting Chicago and the

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