Nestlé Canada Leadership Announcement

To Press Releases listToronto, ON,Nov 15, 2012

Today, Nestlé Canada President and Chief Executive Officer Timothy Brown has been appointed to President and CEO of Nestlé Waters North America effective February 1, 2013.

Directly related to this announcement is the news that Shelley Martin has been appointed to the position of President and CEO of Nestlé Canada. Shelley is extremely well positioned for this role with her strong track record and multi-business and category leadership experience. She will bring continuity moving forward and will ensure the continued focus on current plans and will enhance the direction with her own vision for the future.

Shelley joined Nestlé Canada in 1990 and over the course of her career has managed the Coffee/Beverage, PetCare and Confectionery businesses. In January of 2012, Shelley created the Frozen Division, combining the frozen businesses (Meals, Pizza and Ice Cream) into one Frozen Division and was promoted to President Frozen Division. In this capacity she has focused on investing in key brands and innovation for growth, transforming pricing and promotion strategies, and developing a full Frozen Aisle growth platform. Shelley is also an active member on the Board of Directors of Kids Help Phone.

For more information contact:
Catherine O’Brien, Vice President Nestlé Canada Corporate Affairs
(416) 218-3030