Galli named pres., ceo of Rubbermaid
January 22, 2001,
FREEPORT, IL — Newell Rubbermaid Inc. announced the appointment of Joseph Galli as president and ceo.
Newell Rubbermaid is the parent company of window coverings manufacturers Levolor and Kirsch.
According to a statement released by the company, he will also be responsible for increasing new product development and brand management initiatives.
Galli was most recently the president and ceo of VerticalNet Inc., a business-to-business e-commerce company. He was also coo of Internet retailer Amazon.com as well as president of Black & Decker's North America Power Tools Group.