Thomas Flocco, president
and chief executive officer Beam Global Spirits
& Wine Inc., Deerfield, Ill., received the
Harold H. Hines Jr. Award for his decade-long support of the United Negro
College Fund… Miller Brewing Co., Milwaukee, Wis., hired Jeff
Johansen as vice president of innovation.
Johansen will lead the brewery’s new product and packaging
efforts… Molson Coors Brewing Co., Denver, promoted Dave
Dunnewald to vice president of global investor
relations… Clearly Canadian Brands, Vancouver, British Columbia, appointed Brent Lokash chief executive officer. David Reingold succeeds Lokash
as president. Reingold also joins the company’s board of directors
along with George Reznik… Phillips Distilling, Minneapolis, added Jim Smith and Larry Sesito to its Northeast sales management team… SakéOne, Forest Grove,
Ore., named Dewey Weddington vice president of marketing… St.
James Winery, St. James, Mo., announced its new
executive lineup: Rodney Lough, president; Jack Bonar, vice president of marketing; Dean
Chalem, vice president of sales; and Andrew Meggitt, vice president
of product development… Wein-bauer Inc., Franklin Park, Ill., named Larry
Nevers national sales manager; Todd Ellis, regional manager of
Pennsylvania, Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Illinois; Jacklyn Engel, East coast regional
manager; and Steve Reed, director of sales for Republic National Distributing Co.