GURNEE, Ill.—Hearthware Home Products has promoted John Stewart to vice president of sales and marketing. Stewart has assumed responsibility over the management of the company’s sales force, product development, packaging and promotion of the company’s product line. He reports to Gene H. Kim, the company’s vice president, and has succeeded Mike Rawdon, who left the company earlier this year.
Before taking on his new post, Stewart, who joined Hearthware Home in 2008, was vice president of consumer sales. His career prior to joining the company includes positions as director of sales for Salton and vice president of national accounts of ERO Industries/Priss Prints.