Paul D. Ziemnisky Is Appointed General Manager, Consumer Packaged Goods
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwired) -- 09/19/13 -- Oil-Dri Corporation of
America (NYSE: ODC) today announced that Paul D. Ziemnisky has been
appointed General Manager, Consumer Packaged Goods.
"We are excited to have Paul join the Oil-Dri team," said Dan Jaffee,
President and CEO. "In his new role, Paul will be responsible for
providing overall leadership for all cat litter products. He and his
team will continue to grow our branded business while leveraging our
private label and co-pack capabilities."
Mr. Ziemnisky joins Oil-Dri from the Lehigh Group, a division of
Jarden Corporation, where he most recently served as Senior Vice
President of Marketing. During his three years at the Lehigh Group,
he focused on strengthening brand awareness through innovation,
packaging and merchandising.
Prior to the Lehigh Group, Paul served as Senior Marketing Director
and Director of Marketing at Rust-Oleum Corporation and Senior Brand
Manager and Brand Manager at Kraft Foods Global, working on such
brands as Kraft Natural Cheese, Velveeta, DiGiorno and Tombstone
Mr. Ziemnisky is a CPA who earned his bachelor's degree in Accounting
and Business Administration from Augustana College in 1992 and earned
an MBA from Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern
University in 2000.
Oil-Dri Corporation of America is a leading supplier of specialty
sorbent products for agricultural, horticultural, fluids
purification, specialty markets, industrial and automotive, and is
the world's largest manufacturer of cat litter.
Investor Relations Contact
(312) 706 3256
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