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Wright Brand Foods' Dan Wright Elected AMI Treasurer for 1997-1998 Term

Wednesday, October 29, 1997

W. Dan Wright, president and CEO of Wright Brand Foods, Inc., in Vernon, TX, has been elected treasurer of the American Meat Institute (AMI). He will serve from October 1997 to September 1998.

Wright’s election came at AMI's Annual Business Meeting, which preceded the 1997 International Meat Industry Convention and Exposition, October 30-November 2 at Chicago’s McCormick Place.

Wright is a certified public accountant. Prior to joining his family’s business in 1978 he spent six years with Arthur Young & Company in London England, and Dallas, TX. He received his B.B.A. from Southern Methodist University and his MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.

AMI represents the interests of packers and processors of beef, pork, lamb, veal and turkey products and their suppliers throughout North America. Headquartered in Washington, DC, the Institute provides legislative, regulatory and public relations services, conducts scientific and economic research, offers marketing and technical assistance and sponsors education programs.

For more information contact:
Janet Riley
Vice President, Public Affairs
James Ratchford
Manager, Public Affairs

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