Red Stripe (Desnoes & Geddes)
Address: 214 Spanish Town Road, Kingston 11, Jamaica, W.I.
Web Site: http://www.redstripebeer.com
Red Stripe, a Diageo company, is the manufacturer of an outstanding range of premium alcoholic brands, spanning beers, stouts and ready-to-drinks. We also market and distribute an unparalleled collection of internationally renowned premium spirit brands from our parent company Diageo plc, the world's foremost premium drinks company.
Our great range of brands means that people can celebrate with our products at every occasion no matter where they are in the world. This is why 'celebrating life every day, everywhere' is at the core of what we do.
We are distinctly Jamaican and all our brands reflect the warmth and colourful vibrancy of our diverse people. We employ over 600 talented people with offices and distribution centres in the four major town centres in Jamaica. The people who work for us really care for the legacy of each of our brands. We want them to be enjoyed by consumers for generations to come, which means we also take our role as a producer of alcohol very seriously. Red Stripe is at the forefront of industry efforts to promote responsible drinking. We are deeply committed to the enrichment of our communities and ensuring positive consumer experiences from all our products.
Our iconic flagship market leader, Red Stripe lager beer was first brewed in Jamaica in 1928, and is now found in over 20 markets around the world. This great Jamaican beer has earned the distinction of having some eleven Monde Selection Gold Medals to its credit.
Red Stripe, is the trading name of Desnoes and Geddes Limited in which Diageo plc holds the majority shares. Diageo is listed both on the London and New York Stock Exchanges. Red Stripe is located in Kingston and trades on the Jamaica Stock Exchange as Desnoes and Geddes.
The following information was taken from the company's 2011 annual report:
Renato Gonzales - Managing Director
Lisa Soares Lewis - Human Resources Director
Jed Dryer - Finance Director
Cedric Blair - Supply Director
Brian Pengelley - Sales Director
Jomo Cato - Head of Marketing
Marguerite Cremin - Head of Corporate Relations
The following information was gathered from the company's 2011 annual report and the Jamaica Stock Exchange website:
Richard Byles - Chairman
Gary "Butch" Hendrickson
Lisa Soares Lewis