CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–July 21, 2004–Campbell Soup
Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced the appointment of Nancy A. Reardon
as Senior Vice President-Chief Human Resources and Communications
Officer, a newly created position. She will report to President and
Chief Executive Officer Douglas R. Conant and will oversee the
company’s global human resources and communications functions.
Reardon’s appointment is effective August 2.
Reardon, 51, served most recently as Executive Vice President of
Human Resources at Comcast Cable Communications, Inc., where she
played a leadership role during the integration of AT&T Broadband.
Reardon has 25 years of human resources experience, including
leadership positions at consumer products companies such as Borden
Capital Management Partners and Duracell International, Inc., as well
as American Express Travel Related Services, Avon Products, Inc., and
General Electric, where she began her career. She also has 10 years of
corporate affairs experience.
“Nancy’s extensive experience and strong business orientation will
be an asset to our organization as we move forward with our plans for
Driving Quality Growth,” Conant said. “I am delighted that she will be
joining our team.”
Reardon said, “Campbell has excellent brand assets, a strong team
and a clear commitment to making the company a more competitive force
in the food industry. I am looking forward to working with Doug Conant
and his leadership team to drive Campbell’s marketplace and workplace
Reardon earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Union
College and a master’s degree in social psychology from Syracuse
About Campbell Soup Company
Campbell Soup Company is a global manufacturer and marketer of
high quality soup, sauce, beverage, biscuit, confectionery and
prepared food products. The Company is 135 years old, with nearly $7
billion in annual sales and a portfolio of more than 20 market-leading
brands. For more information on the company, visit Campbell’s website
on the Internet at www.campbellsoupcompany.com.
CONTACT: Campbell Soup Company Media: Jerry S. Buckley, (856) 342-6007 or Analysts: Leonard F. Griehs, (856) 342-6428 SOURCE: Campbell Soup Company