CHARTWELL NEWS
  • JOHN SEBASTIAN JOINS JARDEN AS VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER OF LIFOAM

    John Sebastian has been appointed Vice President and General Manager of the Lifoam Division at Jarden Corporation. Previously, John spent 12 years with Procter & Gamble in various marketing positions and most recently was the Marketing Director for the North American Personal Care business. He started his career with Accenture as a Consultant. John received…

  • ZACK RUDERMAN JOINS JARDEN CORPORATION AS VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, FIRE BUILDING AND CASUAL ENTERTAINING

    We are pleased to announce the appointment of Zack Ruderman as Vice President and General Manager Fire Building and Casual Entertaining at Jarden Corporation. Mr. Ruderman will lead the strategic activities for these two businesses that include household brands such as Diamond and Pine Mountain. Zack was most recently the Director of Marketing for the…

  • PHILIP GOLDSTEIN JOINS HIGHLIGHTS FOR CHILDREN AS CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER

    Phil Goldstein comes to Highlights from American Greetings where he was Vice President of Human Resources. Goldstein brings to the position considerable experience in business process initiatives as well as organization design. This will stand him in good stead as Highlights for Children repositions itself for the new media age. His background includes a Master’s…

  • Chartwell Adds Partner, Retail Expertise To Chicago Office

    Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Mike Magurany has joined the firm as a Partner in its Chicago office, where he will serve a national base of consumer and retail clients. Mr. Magurany will bring a broad perspective gained from more than 20 years in executive recruiting decision-making. He has worked for both large and mid-sized…

  • Keith Neumann Joins Clif Bar as Senior Vice President

    Keith Neumann has been appointed Senior Vice President and General Manager Brands for Clif Bar & Company. Mr. Neumann has over 20 years of experience in consumer products having started his career with Quaker Oats where he spent 12 years progressing in various brand management and marketing leadership positions. Keith also spent time with Beam…

  • Michael C. Axelrod Joins Bay Valley Foods as COO

    TreeHouse Foods, Inc. Michael C. Axelrod has been recruited to the position of Chief Operating Officer of Bay Valley Foods, an operating unit of TreeHouse Foods, Inc. Axelrod joins the company from the Whirlpool Corporation, where he was Vice President, Global Fabric Care, the company’s largest product category. Axelrod will report directly to Chris Sliva,…