Last night (Tuesday December 3), I attended a tasting of Balblair vintages. We tasted five whiskies, 2003, 1997, 1990, 1983 and 1969, prefaced by a glass of Balblairís base spirit.
Wandellís appointmen takes the number of board members from eight to nine.
Constellation's chairman of the board Richard Sands said: "We are very pleased to welcome Keith to the board of directors and believe his experience in a diversified, consumer-driven industry, will provide excellent guidance as Constellation continues to focus on building its premium wine and spirits brands.Ē
Wandell, 61, joined Harley-Davidson as CEO in 2009. Previously, he spent 21 years with Johnson Controls.
Constellationís portfolio includes Robert Mondavi, Clos du Bois, Blackstone, Arbor Mist, Estancia, Extra, Black Velvet Canadian whisky and Svedka vodka.