Senior Management Changes at Yankee Candle
May 3, 2012,
SOUTH DEERFIELD, Mass.- Gregory W. Hunt is resigning as executive vice president, finance and chief financial officer for The Yankee Candle Company, effective May 15, the company said. Hunt, who joined Yankee Candle in 2010, is leaving to join a leading New York-based financial services firm.
Lisa M. McCarthy will succeed Hunt. McCarthy joined Yankee Candle in 2004 and most recently served as vice president, finance and controller.
The Company also promoted James A. Perley to executive vice president, chief administrative officer. Perley previously served as the company's executive vice president, general counsel. Perley has been with the company since 1999.