This excerpt taken from the PBG DEF 14A filed Mar 31, 2006.
BARRY H. BERACHA, 64, was elected to PBGs Board in March 1999. Prior to his retirement in June 2003, Mr. Beracha most recently served as an Executive Vice President of Sara Lee Corporation and Chief Executive Officer of Sara Lee Bakery Group since August 2001. Mr. Beracha was the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of The Earthgrains Company from 1993 to August 2001. Earthgrains was formerly part of Anheuser-Busch Companies, where Mr. Beracha served from 1967 to 1996. From 1979 to 1993, he held the position of Chairman of the Board of Anheuser-Busch Recycling Corporation. From 1976 to 1995, Mr. Beracha was also Chairman of the Board of Metal Container Corporation. Mr. Beracha is also a director of McCormick & Co., Inc. and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of St. Louis University.