Newell Brands Announces Board Change

HOBOKEN, N.J.--()--Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE:NWL) today announced that Ros L’Esperance has resigned from the Newell Board of Directors. This change is currently effective. A former director of Jarden Corporation, Ms. L’Esperance joined the Newell Board in 2016, along with former directors Martin Franklin and Ian Ashken, pursuant to the terms of Newell’s acquisition of Jarden.

“On behalf of the entire Board, we thank Ros for her contributions to Newell Brands over the past two years,” said Michael T. Cowhig, Chairman of the Board. ”Ros has been an active and engaged director and the Company has benefited from her support as we drive our accelerated transformation plan into action. We are grateful for her service and wish her all the best.”

About Newell Brands

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate®, Sharpie®, Dymo®, EXPO®, Parker®, Elmer’s®, Coleman®, Jostens®, Marmot®, Rawlings®, Oster®, Sunbeam®, FoodSaver®, Mr. Coffee®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products®, Graco®, Baby Jogger®, NUK®, Calphalon®, Rubbermaid®, Contigo®, First Alert®, Waddington and Yankee Candle®. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play.

This press release and additional information about Newell Brands are available on the company’s website, www.newellbrands.com.

Contacts

Newell Brands Inc.
Investors:
Nancy O’Donnell, +1 201-610-6857
SVP, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
nancy.odonnell@newellco.com
or
Media:
Michael Sinatra, +1 551-574-8031
Director, External Communications
michael.sinatra@newellco.com
or
Joele Frank / Jim Golden / Ed Trissel, +1 212-355-4449
Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher
ETrissel@joelefrank.com

Contacts

Newell Brands Inc.
Investors:
Nancy O’Donnell, +1 201-610-6857
SVP, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications
nancy.odonnell@newellco.com
or
Media:
Michael Sinatra, +1 551-574-8031
Director, External Communications
michael.sinatra@newellco.com
or
Joele Frank / Jim Golden / Ed Trissel, +1 212-355-4449
Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher
ETrissel@joelefrank.com