Newell Brands has appointed Kim Dickey as Vice President, Human Resources. Hanold Associates’ Lisa Butkus and Sandra Peña led the search for this role based in Atlanta.
Kim previously served as a Global Vice President Human Resources at Schneider Electric. As the VP, HR for the Food business unit at Newell Brands, supporting a global workforce of ~2,000, Kim will lead the strategic HR and talent agenda to enable business growth. Kim will serve as a key member of both the business unit leadership team and the executive human resources leadership team.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, Newell Brands comprises a strong portfolio of leading brands across multiple segments, including writing, baby, food, commercial and more. The Food business unit comprises of Rubbermaid, FoodSaver, Ball and Sistema. With products that are sold in nearly 200 countries around the world, Newell has grown to 30,000 employees and nearly $10 billion of annual revenue. A member of the Fortune 500, the company is publicly traded on the Nasdaq as NWL.