This excerpt taken from the HSY 10-K filed Feb 19, 2010.
Our Executive Officers as of February 10, 2010
There are no family relationships among any of the above-named officers of our Company.
Our Executive Officers are generally elected each year at the organization meeting of the Board in April.
Information regarding the identification of the Audit Committee as a separately-designated standing committee of the Board and information regarding the status of one or more members of the Audit Committee being an audit committee financial expert is located in the Proxy Statement in the section entitled Governance of the Company, following the question What are the committees of the Board and what are their functions?, which information is incorporated herein by reference.
Reporting of any inadvertent late filings under Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, is located in the section of the Proxy Statement entitled Section 16(a) Beneficial Ownership Reporting Compliance. This information is incorporated herein by reference.
Information regarding our Code of Ethical Business Conduct applicable to our directors, officers and employees is located in Part I of this Annual Report on Form 10-K, under the heading Available Information.