Bath & Kitchen Pro covered the recent appointment of Jay D. Gould as President and Chief Executive Officer of American Standard Brands. Before joining American Standard, Gould was President of the Home & Family Group of Newell Rubbermaid. Taking an innovative, consumer-driven approach to building demand, he significantly increased revenues for the company’s Levolor, Calphalon, Rubbermaid and Graco brands throughout the economic downturn.
“We are excited to have Jay take the helm of American Standard,” said Tom Taylor, Chairman of the Board of Directors. “He brings tremendous experience in enhancing companies’ leading market positions and creating value by leading with a focus on growth, innovation and brand development.”
The complete press release on Gould’s appointment can also be viewed in the American Standard online pressroom.