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RAI implements leadership succession plan; Cameron to become executive chairman, Crew to become president and CEO on Jan. 1, 2017; Joseph Fragnito named president and chief commercial officer of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Oct. 19, 2016 – The board of directors of Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) has approved a succession plan for key members of the company’s senior leadership team and board of directors.