Former business director of Rada takes charge of Kohler Mira
Kohler Mira has appointed Liz Hazeldene as managing director, following the retirement of Dave Hill.
Hazeldene has been with the company for 12 years, most recently in the role of business director for Rada, the commercial arm of Kohler Mira in the UK.
She will report to Chris Baldwin, president of global faucets.
Hazeldene joined Kohler Mira in 2002, where she spent five years in product marketing, four in sales and three as Rada business director.
Prior to joining Kohler Mira, she worked in timber merchanting and at Polycell and Dulux, with responsibilities spanning product marketing, media buying, we and online strategies.
Group president of Kohler Kitchen & Bath, Jim Westdorp said: “The board is pleased to welcome Liz Hazledene in her new role. With the UK economy showing signs of a sustained recovery, Kohler Mira has an exciting opportunity to grow both here in the UK and with the Rada brand overseas. Liz brings us the opportunity to continue to execute the core values of Kohler and Kohler Mira, bringing the continuity of a winning team and the vision and strategy to take the business forward into new opportunities.”
Westdorp continued: “On behalf of the board, I want to thank Dave Hill for his dedication and many outstanding contributions in his 18 years with the company. We believe Liz has the right background and drive to lead Kohler Mira forward and create boundless opportunities for the group.”