Monday April 22nd, 2013 - 2:41PM
Clay Farnsworth has been promoted to president and CEO of Lava Lite LLC, developer and marketer of Lava-branded lighting products and Detecto-branded bath scales.
Farnsworth is an experienced housewares executive that has served since 2010 as Lava Lite’s executive vp/sales and marketing. He previously served in senior management positions with such companies as Health o meter and Taylor Precision Products.
“Throughout his career Mr. Farnsworth has been instrumental in the review and analysis of market trends, served as a strong advocate of fostering partnerships with retailers and helped conceptualize sales and influence marketing concepts,” said Bill Wolf, a principal of Lava Lite LLC. “As the new CEO of Lava Lite LLC, he will build on the company’s great heritage and further its recent success with new products, an expanding group of retail partners and the dynamic growth in consumer awareness of the Lava brand.”
Farnsworth succeeds Dale Zalusky, who resigned to pursue other interests.