BlueTriton Brands, an American beverage company recently acquired by One Rock Capital Partners in partnership with Metropoulos & Co, has appointed Chris Buhl as Chief Human Resources Officer. Hanold Associates’ Katrina Maione, Meg Magurany and Sandra Pena led the search for this role based in Stamford, Connecticut.
Chris previously served as a Senior Vice President of HR and Communications at Kuehne+Nagel. Joining BlueTriton Brands as a member of the Executive Leadership Team in the CHRO role, Chris will focus on building a dynamic, high-performing HR function rooted in partnership and service delivery excellence to support the company’s future growth.
BlueTriton Brands offers an extensive portfolio of highly recognizable, responsibly sourced, and sustainably packaged regional spring water and national purified water brands including Poland Spring® Brand 100% Natural Spring Water, Deer Park® Brand 100% Natural Spring Water, Ozarka® Brand 100% Natural Spring Water, Ice Mountain® Brand 100% Natural Spring Water, Zephyrhills® Brand 100% Natural Spring Water, Arrowhead® Brand Water, Pure Life® and Splash. The Company also owns and operates ReadyRefresh®, a customizable water and beverage delivery service and a certified Carbon Neutral® business.
Based in Stamford, Connecticut with approximately 7,000 associates in the United States and approximately 230 in its Canada affiliate, BlueTriton Brands manages natural resources for long-term sustainability, and conserves more than 20,000 acres of natural watershed area. The Company has 27 production facilities across North America, 16 of which are Alliance for Water Stewardship (“AWS”) certified across 15 sites, with five of the certified facilities being AWS Platinum, the highest-level certification.