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Dec 10, 2013, 17:17 ET

Diageo Recognized by Human Rights Campaign as "Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality" for Sixth Year in a Row

 Diageo, the world's leading premium spirits, wine and beer company, is proud to announce that it has earned a perfect score of 100 percent in...

Nov 26, 2013, 08:57 ET

Diageo Plainfield Employees Donate More than $40,000 to United Way in 2013

Diageo North America's Plainfield employees yesterday continued the company's long tradition of community service by presenting United Way of Will...

Sep 24, 2013, 15:14 ET
Diageo employees help Habitat for Humanity rebuild homes in Breezy Point, Queens a year after Superstorm Sandy.  (PRNewsFoto/Diageo North America)

Diageo North America Employees Help Habitat for Humanity Rebuild Breezy Point

 As the anniversary of Superstorm Sandy nears, 100 volunteers last week continued Diageo's long tradition of community service by helping...

Sep 17, 2013, 13:21 ET

Diageo North America Named to Working Mother's 100 Best Companies List

 Highlighting the top companies with progressive workplace programs, today Working Mother magazine named Diageo North America as one of the...

Sep 11, 2013, 18:37 ET
Diageo and Person-to-Person (P2P) executives and local elected officials celebrated the grand reopening of P2P's new Norwalk Facility. From Left: P2P Board President Per Sekse, Mayor Richard A. Moccia, State Senator Bob Duff and Diageo executives Jon Pageler and Danielle Robinson. (PRNewsFoto/Diageo North America)

Diageo Celebrates Grand Reopening of Charitable Agency Person-to-Person's New Norwalk Facility

 Diageo North America continued the company's tradition of community service this August by supporting the major renovation of...

Aug 02, 2007, 01:00 ET

The Boston Beer Company Announces Agreement With Diageo to Acquire Pennsylvania Brewery

BOSTON, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Boston Beer Company, Inc. (NYSE: SAM), announced today that it has signed a purchase and sale...

May 14, 2007, 01:00 ET

Pampero Aniversario Awarded Best Rum at the Prestigious 2007 San Francisco World Spirits Competition

NEW YORK, May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Pampero (R), the unique rum from Venezuela whose name literally translates to mean 'intense storm', wins Best...

May 11, 2007, 01:00 ET
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Smirnoff Source(TM), the new premium malt beverage offering from Diageo North America that combines pure spring water with alcohol is now on beer retailers' shelves and high-end bars throughout the Northeast. At 3.5 percent alcohol by volume (ABV), this new premium malt beverage, with a hint of citrus, has fewer calories and lower alcohol by volume than most popular domestic beers. (PRNewsFoto/Diageo North America)[AS]
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Diageo Introduces Low-Alcohol Smirnoff Source: Spring Water + Alcohol

NEW YORK, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Smirnoff Source(TM), the new premium malt beverage offering from Diageo North America that combines...

May 03, 2007, 01:00 ET
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Crown Royal Creates Its Most Expensive Whisky Ever

LOUISVILLE, Ky., May 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In an effort to create a memorable gift for Queen Elizabeth II's visit to the 2007 Kentucky...

Apr 30, 2007, 01:00 ET

Crown Royal Festival in the Field Set for Derby Week

NEW YORK, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Plans are finalized for the 10th annual Crown Royal Festival in the Field, a two-day celebration on the turf...

Apr 19, 2007, 01:00 ET

Diageo's Progressive Adult Beverage Portfolio Expands With New Product Offerings

NORWALK, Conn., April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/-- With the hot summer months approaching, Diageo North America today announced exciting product...

May 18, 2006, 01:00 ET

Uncover the Flavor; New Cuervo Flavored Tequilas Launch the Beginning of Summer with National Flavors Day

NEW YORK, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the makers of Cuervo Flavored Tequilas marked the official early start to summer with the launch of the...

Apr 10, 2006, 01:00 ET

SMIRNOFF(R) Vodka is the World's #1-Selling Premium Distilled Spirit

NORWALK, Conn., April 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Diageo announced that SMIRNOFF(R) Vodka is the number one-selling premium distilled spirit in...

Dec 14, 2005, 00:00 ET

MultiVu Video Feed: The Do's and Don'ts of the Office Holiday Party

NEW YORK, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The office holiday party is a time-honored tradition in most workplaces. A time for relaxing with your...

Nov 23, 2005, 00:00 ET

MultiVu Video Feed: Eat, Drink, But Be Wary

NEW YORK, Nov. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- From office parties to family dinners and holiday cocktail parties, the holidays are loaded with temptation....

Oct 04, 2005, 01:00 ET

Johnnie Walker(R) Brings 'Casey' to the Plate

NEW YORK, Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The makers of Johnnie Walker(R), the world's best selling brand of Scotch Whisky, today announced the...

May 20, 2005, 01:00 ET

Surviving Senior Prom - Helpful Hints for Parents of High School Seniors

NEW YORK, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The dress has been bought, the tux rented and the limo booked -- it's prom night, a right of passage for high...

Mar 16, 2005, 00:00 ET

Eleven Diageo Brands Recognized for Performance By Leading Beverage Industry Analyst

STAMFORD, Conn., March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Diageo North America (NYSE: DEO), the world's leading premium drinks company, is proud to...

Nov 17, 2004, 00:00 ET

Diageo North America Enhances Ethics, Legal and Compliance Education for 2,000 Employees

STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Diageo North America, Inc., the North American subsidiary of Diageo plc, the world's leading premium...

Aug 11, 2004, 01:00 ET

Deirdre Mahlan Named Senior Vice President and CFO of Diageo North America

STAMFORD, Conn., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Ivan Menezes, president and CEO of Diageo North America announced today that Deirdre Mahlan...