Corelle Brands, manufacturer of kitchenware brands such as Pyrex, Instant Pot, Corelle, and SnapWare, has appointed Ben Gadbois to the position of president and CEO, effective immediately. The company is backed by Cornell Capital.
“We believe that Ben is a proven leader who will position Corelle Brands for further growth,” said Joanna Reiss, director of Corelle Brands and partner at Cornell Capital. “He has deep consumer brands expertise and a track record of value creation, transformative leadership, operational excellence and financial outperformance.”
According to the company, Gadbois has more than two decades of experience driving growth for leading consumer brands. He was most recently the global president and COO of Spin Master and previously spent 13 years in various leadership roles at Newell Brands.
Gadbois, who is also joining the company’s board of directors, succeeds Kenneth Wilkes, who is retiring but will continue to serve on the board of directors.