Former American Pacific co-ceo joins Umbra

Toronto – Umbra has hired Kaela Forker Clary as vp of business development.

She spent 15 years with American Pacific Enterprises, most recently at co-ceo. In 2002, she was named vp sales. Prior to that, she was American Pacific’s national sales manager.

“Having someone so experienced and respected a Kaela join Umbra has excited and re-energized our team,” said Les Mandelbaum, president and co-found of Umbra. “Her ability to strengthen our product development and strategically enter new categories will bring us closer to our goal of being a brand for the entire home.

Umbra’s home licenses include bedding, bath, storage, drapery and drapery hardware, décor accessories, and wall décor.

Said Forker: “Umbra is an amazing brand that I have always admired for their continuous product innovation and outstanding design. “

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