Browne & Co. Names Ackerson East Coast Sales Manager

MARKHAM, Ontario-Browne & Co. has appointed Wayne Ackerson East Coast regional sales manager for Browne USA, a new position created to support the new Browne USA consolidated business. Ackerson, who reports to National Sales Manager Deb Flynn, will be responsible for all of Browne USA brands: Cuisipro, Duncan Kitchen Grips and Berard.

Wayne has more than 15 years of experience in the housewares industry, most recently with WMF Americas. "Wayne will help grow and manage the Browne USA retail business as we streamline operations and move management and logistics to Union, NJ and Memphis, Tenn. on January 1," said Peter Braley, chief operating officer of the Browne & Co retail division.

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