American Pacific names Forker, Ozorio co-ceos
January 23, 2008,
San Francisco -- The board of directors of diversified home textiles supplier American Pacific Enterprises announced that the position of ceo will be filled jointly by Kaela Forker and Jeremy Ozorio.
In her new role, Forker will oversee design, merchandising, and sales.
Ozorio, based in Hong Kong, is a 20-year veteran in the textiles industry and is in his eighth year with the company. He has been svp of Asia Operations for the past six years, and will continue to oversee global sourcing, development and operations in Asia – and will now pick up the added responsibility of domestic operations.
"We are a creative, dynamic company with exceptional global teams. I am excited at the opportunity to build on those strengths," said Ozorio.
Shared areas of responsibility will be human resources, finance and corporate strategy.
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