Crown Imports has appointed a new director of business information to the group.

The company disclosed yesterday (30 April) that Mark McKeown, formally a senior manager and co-leader at Technomics, will become part of a new operating group providing beverage alcohol data.

Crown Imports is a joint venture between Grupo Modelo and Constellation Brands that imports, distributes and markets the Modelo portfolio and other beer brands across the US. The Modelo portfolio includes Corona Extra, Corona Light, Modelo Especial, Negra Modelo and Pacifico.