New president at Diageo Canada, new chief marketing officer for Diageo North America
Debra Kelly-Ennis will become president of alcohol distributor Diageo Canada on Sept. 1. Kelly-Ennis is currently chief marketing officer of Diageo North America. She will replace outgoing president John Kennedy, who will become managing director of Diageo Ireland. Jon Potter will take over as chief marketing officer for Diageo North America. He is currently president of global marketing for vodka and rum. Diageo's brands include Johnnie Walker, Guinness, Smirnoff, J&B, Baileys, Cuervo, Tanqueray, Captain Morgan, Crown Royal, Beaulieu Vineyard and Sterling Vineyards.