Lixil Canada names Valerie Malone new president, general manager
By Jillian MorganHPAC General
Valerie Malone has been named president and general manager of Lixil Canada, home to the American Standard, DXV and Grohe kitchen and bath brands.
Malone will be responsible for the company’s overall business operations. She will spearhead Lixil Canada’s growth strategy within the trade, retail and e-commerce channels.
“The kitchen and bath industry is ripe for innovation and I am eager to work with my talented team to strengthen customer relationships and effectively grow the business,” said Malone.
Malone joined Lixil in May 2017 as vice president of marketing. In this role she oversaw brand, product, and channel marketing efforts.
“Over the past year, I have worked closely with Valerie, and I’m impressed with her approach to our business, her understanding of the necessities of our competitive industry and her clear vision for the company’s growth, recognizing the intricate needs of each brand,” said Chris Brown, chief sales officer for Lixil Americas. www.lixil.com