ORLANDO, Fla.–Bob Reichenbach has been elected president of the Cookware Manufacturers Association, which held its 90th annual meeting here last month. In addition, Greg Cairo was named vice president.
Reichenbach is president of the cookware and cutlery divisions of Lifetime Brands, while Cairo is president of Groupe SEB USA.
In addition, Mike Halak, president of Calphalon, and Henry Lodge, president of Lodge Manufacturing, were elected to three-year terms as directors during the meeting. Re-elected for an additional term as director was David Purcell, director of product development of Wilton. The CMA, which has 29 member companies, has eight directors.
Fifty people attended this year’s annual meeting.