William F. Farley
.Mr. Farley, age 59, has been Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, President and Chief Operating Officer of FRUIT OF THE LOOM LTD from January 1998 through August 1999.Mr. Farley has been Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of FTL Inc. from May 1985 through August 1999.Mr. Farley continued as Chairman of the Board until January 2000.In February 1998, Mr. Farley was appointed to the positions of President and Chief Operating Officer of FRUIT OF THE LOOM LTD.Mr. Farley currently serves as a director of the Company.For more than five years, Mr. Farley has also been Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Farley Industries, Inc.He has held substantially similar positions with Farley Inc. for more than the past five years.Mr. Farley has also been Chairman of the Board of Acme Boot for more than the past five years through January 2000.
...Mr. Farley did not attend any meetings of the Board of Directors in 2001.
SECTION 16(a) BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP REPORTING COMPLIANCE Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, requires FRUIT OF
THE LOOM LTD's
officers, directors and persons who beneficially own greater than 10% of a registered class of FRUIT OF THE LOOM LTD
's equity securities to file reports of ownership and changes in ownership with the Securities and Exchange Commission
.Based solely on a review of the forms it has received and on representations from certain reporting persons that no such forms were required for them, FRUIT OF THE LOOM LTD
believes that during 2001 all Section 16(a) filing requirements applicable to its officers, directors and 10% beneficial owners were complied with by such persons.