3M ELECTS BUCKLEY
CHAIRMAN, PRESIDENT AND CEO
George W. Buckley has been elected
chairman, president and chief executive
officer of 3M. He succeeds interim
chairman and CEO Robert S.
Morrison, who has led the company
since July 1, 2005. Buckley comes to
3M from Brunswick Corporation
where he served as chairman and
chief executive officer since June 2000.
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