ILLUME® Names Kimberly Mokosso President of the Minneapolis-Based Home-Fragrance Company

Kimberly Mokosso, President of ILLUME (Photo: Business Wire)

MINNEAPOLIS--()--ILLUME® is proud to announce the promotion of Kimberly Mokosso to the position of President of ILLUME. As president, Mokosso is leading the organization to implement innovative growth strategies and outstanding financial results. Prior to being named President, Mokosso served as Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing.

Kim has been instrumental in the company’s overwhelming success, and we couldn’t be more confident or excited about promoting her to this integral position,” said Lee Wang, president of Creative Co-op and Board Member of Regent Holding. “We appreciate all that Kim has done for ILLUME and all that she continues to have to offer.”

With over 20 years of successful experience in the CPG and Gift arena, Mokosso’s strategic and visionary leadership has been foundational to ILLUME’s growth. Mokosso joined ILLUME in 2007 and has held various key leadership positions within the company. She was selected from an experienced pool of outside candidates, bringing a deep knowledge of the business to the table.

I am grateful for the opportunity to lead ILLUME and its dynamic team. As a long-time employee, I’m invested and committed to using my established relationships to drive necessary change and develop key areas within the organization,” said Mokosso. “I’m excited to enhance the already-successful product assortment by supporting it in new ways.”

Mokosso is a graduate of Metropolitan State University, with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. She is the wife and partner of a St. Paul fire captain and retired US Marine. They live in Richfield with their two children.

About ILLUME
Headquartered in Bloomington, Minnesota, ILLUME is a leading, vertically integrated designer, manufacturer and marketer of high-quality branded and private-label home fragrance and personal care products. The company’s trend-forward products can be found through the Company's online retail store and in over 7,000 retailers nationwide, including key retail partners Anthropologie, West Elm, Nordstrom, and Target.

About Regent Holding
Regent Holding Company is a designer and wholesaler of quality home décor and has an extensive global presence through its three brands: ILLUME (acquired in April 2016), Creative Co-Op and Bloomingville. In addition, through its sourcing company, York Asia, Regent is able to leverage its scale to maximize supply-chain efficiencies. Between its companies, Regent has multiple distribution channels in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia, and supplies more than 30,000 retail doors globally.

Contacts

ILLUME
Leslie Brindley, 763-229-3129
leslie.brindley@illumecandles.com

Release Summary

ILLUME® announces the promotion of Kimberly Mokosso to the position of President of ILLUME. Prior to being named President, Mokosso served as Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing.

Contacts

ILLUME
Leslie Brindley, 763-229-3129
leslie.brindley@illumecandles.com