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Altria Group, formerly Philip Morris, is the world's largest tobacco company. In the U.S. it controls about half of the tobacco market.[1] Altria Group's primary holdings include Philip Morris USA and Philip Morris International, which is an international tobacco company that owns seven of the top 15 global cigarette brands.[2] See also History of Philip Morris. Other brands owned by Altria Group are Philip Morris Capital Corporation, John Middleton, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, NuMark, and U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Co.[3] In 2007, Altria spun off its food division which included Kraft Foods (Jell-O, Kool-Aid, Maxwell House).[4]
In 2013, the company's total revenue was nearly $24.5 billion,[5] and the company's CEO, Martin J. Barrington, received $20,139,967 in compensation.[6]

Financials

Total Revenue, Gross Profit, and Net Income

2013[7]
Total Revenue: $24.466 billion
Gross Profit: $10.457 billion
Net Income: $4.535 billion

2012[8]
Total Revenue: $24.618 billion
Gross Profit: $9.563 billion
Net Income: $4.18 billion

2011[9]
Total Revenue: $23.8 billion
Gross Profit: $8.939 billion
Net Income: $3.39 billion

2010[10]
Total Revenues: $16.9 billion
Gross Profit: $9 billion
Net Income: $3.2 billion

2009[11]
Total Revenues: $16.8 billion
Gross Profit: $9.3 billion
Net Income: $3.9 billion

2008[12]
Total Revenues: $15.95 billion
Gross Profit: $7.8 billion
Net Income: $3 billion

2007[13]
Total Revenues: $15.2 billion
Gross Profit: $7.4 billion
Net Income: $9.8 billion

Executive Compensation

2013

Major Political Contributions

2014[18]
Total Contributions: $1,501,579
Top Recipients:

2012[19]
Total Contributions: $2,352,745
Top Recipients:

  • National Republican Congressional Committee: $167,600
  • Republican National Committee: $117,660
  • Every Republican is Crucial PAC: $94,449
  • George Allen: $70,499
  • Mitt Romney: $62,400
  • Mark Warner: $42,034
  • Tom Latham: $34,800
  • John Boehner: $30,500
  • Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee: $30,000
  • National Republican Senatorial Committee: $30,000
  • Seventh District Republican Committee - $30,000

Board of Directors

2014[20]

Personnel

2014 Corporate Management Team[21]

  • Martin J. Barrington - CEO, Altria Group, Inc.
  • David R. Beran - President, COO, Altria Group, Inc.
  • William F. Gifford, Jr. - Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, Altria Group, Inc.
  • Craig A. Johnson - President, CEO, Altria Group Distribution Company
  • Denise F. Keane - Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Altria Group, Inc.
  • Sal Mancuso - Treasurer & Senior Vice President, Investor Relations and Accounting, Altria Group, Inc.
  • John R. Nelson, Jr. - Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer, Altria Group, Inc.
  • Charles N. Whitaker - Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Compliance and Chief Compliance Officer, Altria Group, Inc.
  • Howard A. Willard III- Executive Vice President, CFO, Altria Group Inc.

Contact Information


Altria Group Inc.
6601 W Broad St
Richmond, VA 23230
phone: (804) 274-2200


website: http://www.altria.com

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