Lifetime Brands Inc, a leading designer, developer and marketer of nationally branded consumer products for the home, announced the appointment of Laurence Winoker as Senior Vice President - Finance, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer.
Robert McNally, who previously served Lifetime in those positions, is retiring. He will assist Lifetime Brands in the transition.
Jeffrey Siegel, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented, "We are pleased that Larry Winoker has joined us as the Company's Chief Financial Officer. His experience and proven leadership abilities will complement and enhance our Company's management strengths and capabilities."
Mr. Winoker, 51, was most recently Senior Vice President, Controller and Treasurer of MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc, a holding company with controlling interests in a diversified portfolio of public and private companies. The portfolio includes Revlon, Inc., for which Mr. Winoker served as Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller and Treasurer from 1999 to 2003.
Prior to joining MacAndrews & Forbes in 1987, Mr. Winoker held various positions with Bastian Industries, Gulf & Western Industries, and Brout & Company. A Certified Public Accountant, he received a B.A. in Economics and Accounting (Magna Cum Laude) from the City University of New York in 1978.
Mr. Siegel added, "All of us at Lifetime want to thank Robert McNally for his many contributions over the past decade, a period in which our Company quintupled in size. Rob's judgment and insight have been instrumental in building Lifetime's business, and we feel privileged to have worked with him."
Lifetime Brands is a leading designer, developer and marketer of kitchenware, cutlery & cutting boards, bakeware & cookware, pantryware & spices, tabletop, home decor, picture frames and bath accessories.