Lori brings a breadth of marketing experience to Wastequip, an area of investment for us. Having Lori join our board elevates our game and reflects our focus on driving growth through a disciplined marketing approach.
Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) April 01, 2013
Wastequip today is pleased to announce the addition of Lori H. Gonzalez to the board of directors of Wastequip’s parent holding company, Patriot Container Corporation.
Gonzalez is a currently vice president of global marketing within the consumer solutions appliances business at Jarden Corporation, a leading provider of consumer products with annual revenue of $7 billion. Gonzalez is responsible for long-term business strategy, P&L management, product portfolio management, and consumer marketing strategy for several businesses in the appliances business unit.
Prior to joining Jarden (formerly Sunbeam Products, Inc.) in 1998, Gonzalez began her career at Fiskars, a branded consumer products company, traded on the Helsinki exchange, with annual revenue in excess of $900 million.
“Lori brings a breadth of marketing experience to Wastequip, an area of investment for us. Having Lori join our board elevates our game and reflects our focus on driving growth through a disciplined marketing approach”, said Marty Bryant, Wastequip’s CEO. “Her expertise in growing product portfolios and in product marketing is a perfect fit for our company.”
Gonzalez graduated from The University of Wisconsin-Madison where she earned her BBA in marketing, management, and human resources. She earned her MBA from Florida Atlantic University.
Wastequip is the leading North American manufacturer of waste and recycling equipment with an international network of 27 manufacturing facilities and the most extensive dealer network in North America. Wastequip’s broad range of waste and recycling equipment and systems are used to collect, process and transport recyclables, solid waste, liquid waste and organics. The company’s brands include Wastequip, Toter, Galbreath, Pioneer, Accurate, Cusco, Mountain Tarp and Parts Place. On the web at Wastequip.com.
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