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CEOs in 10 big mergers to get $430 million

...goals over three years to get all the money.- Beam's Matt Shattock: $29 million for selling the company that makes Jim Beam whiskey to Suntory Holdings in a deal that closed in May. The pay package included $8 million severance.- DirecTV's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-21/ceos-10-big-mergers-get-43
Bourbon production reaches high point since '70s

...restaurants and liquor stores.Expansions have occurred at Jim Beam, Evan Williams, Wild Turkey, Maker's Mark, Buffalo...more, they could sell it right now," said Fred Noe, Jim Beam's master distiller and descendant of Jacob Beam, who...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-18/bourbon-production-reaches
Jim Beam maker acquired by Japanese firm

NEW YORK - The maker of classic American whiskeys Jim Beam and Maker's Mark has agreed to be acquired by a Japanese company in a $13.62 billion deal that would create the third largest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-13/jim-beam-maker-acquired-ja
Top stories of the decade

...past couple years. Attendance and television ratings dropped by more than 10 percent last year. Major sponsors like Jim Beam, DeWalt, Jack Daniel's, Kodak, Havoline, Coors Light, Sharpie, Viagra and Dodge Dealers have come and gone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/31/nas_561436.shtml
Nascar
Freshwater hall is hard to miss

...came from Bob Kutz, of Hayward, Wis., in 1960, and fundraising began in earnest in 1969. A major early donor was Jim Beam distilleries, which -- through a commemorative fish decanters -- helped the effort along to reality. You can visit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/26/pav_542119.shtml
Rob Pavey
Craftsmanship goes into whiskey barrels

...Williams and Elijah Craig brands. Mr. Beam, a descendant of Jim Beam, wants a certain moisture content in the wood. If it's...minimize that loss, said Jerry Dalton, a master distiller at Jim Beam, which buys its barrels. "We don't want to make the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/06/10/bus_131571.shtml
Business
Whiskey's flavor finds favor again

...Heaven Hill and a grand nephew of Jim Beam. "That 21 years of aging in the...offerings are Old Overholt, produced by Jim Beam, Sazerac's 18-year-old Rye...Sarah Devaney, a spokeswoman for Jim Beam Brands. She said Basil Hayden's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/09/28/bus_98400.shtml
Business
$1,000 mint julep still finds buyers

...billboard park. While much of the corporate presence wasn't new, there were innovative twists: Free tours at the Jim Beam tent, people dressed as inflated mint juleps advertising Early Times and even makeovers for men and women by Target...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/07/oth_80474.shtml
Other sports
Rookies quickly climbing ladder

...Andretti will make public service announcements to raise awareness of responsible drinking. Both feature sponsorships by Jim Beam bourbon. "As professional race car drivers and team owners, Michael and I are in a great position to encourage fans...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/06/nas_76254.shtml
Nascar
Injury, sickness kept colt from achieving elite status

...back clean, with no sign of blood.Graduating to races around two turns, Summer Squall performed flawlessly in the Jim Beam and Blue Grass Stakes and went to the post in the Kentucky Derby as a narrow second choice to the undefeated Mister Frisky...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2010-05-13/injury-sickness-kept
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