Primo Water Corporation has announced that Matt Sheehan, currently the company’s chief operating officer, has been promoted to president and chief operating officer. Richard Belmont has been promoted to svp and general manager of consumer innovation and global sourcing. Belmont previously was the company’s general manager, water dispensers.
Sheehan joined Primo Water in December 2012 as COO. Prior to joining the company, Sheehan was most recently senior venture advisor with Coinstar, Inc. where he was instrumental in building the Redbox business. With Primo since 2006, Belmont’s promotion follows previous management responsibilities including as general manager, water dispensers, vp/products and vp/marketing.
In addition, Mary Leonard joined Primo Water as svp and general manager of U.S. water. Leonard brings over 30 years of experience in transportation, logistics, and growth management and has extensive experience in operations in the United States and Europe, noted the company. Most recently, Leonard served as chief performance officer for Coinstar, Inc.