US tableware manufacturer Libbey has appointed five new faces to its senior management team.
Jim White will join the company on July 13, 2015 as chief operating officer and will report to Libbey CEO Stephanie Streeter. White has led several businesses in different industries, regions and stages of growth.
He has nearly 30 years of combined managerial experience in strategy and marketing and has experience driving growth across global markets and supply chains. He will be tasked with driving the execution of Libbey's Own the Moment global strategies and will oversee the general managers of Libbey's four geographic regions: US and Canada, EMEA, Latin America and Asia Pacific.
The company also hired three additional staff within its US and Canada operations. Christine Perry has joined Libbey as vice president, Commercial, US and Canada.
Toby Campbell has been employed as senior director, US Canada and Global Marketing. She was previously with Unilever as a senior marketing leader. Casey Ingle has been employed as senior director, Global Innovation. He was previously director, Global Marketing Innovation at Owens-Illinois and has more than 10 years of brand marketing and strategy experience.
Lastly, Ben Schlater will join on July 1, 2015 as vice president, treasurer, investor relations and corporate development, and will report to Sherry Buck, Libbey’s chief financial officer.
CEO Stephanie A. Streeter said: “We expect the enhancements we are making today to our senior leadership team to help us carry our momentum forward into the second half of the year and beyond.”