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Kimberly-Clark announces executive change

March 8, 2012

DALLAS — Kimberly-Clark Corporation has announced that Tony Palmer, 52, senior vice president and chief marketing officer, has been elected president of global brands and innovation, according to a press release.

Palmer will leverage the company''s scale to build brands and drive growth for its businesses around the world, while partnering with KC''s regional business leaders to achieve their business objectives, the release stated.

"Over the past several years, Tony has transformed our global marketing and innovation capabilities and planning processes, enabling our global teams to build stronger brands and drive more innovation for the benefit of our consumers," said Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Thomas J. Falk.

"His leadership within our organization will enable continued growth of our global brand strategies with our consumer and business-to-business teams," Falk added.

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