Stanley Black & Decker Elects Debra A. Crew to Board of Directors
NEW BRITAIN, Conn. -- December 6, 2013
The Board of Directors of Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) announced the
election of a new member, Debra A. Crew, President of PepsiCo Americas
Beverages (NYSE: PEP). Ms. Crew joined PepsiCo in 2010 as President of the
Western Region of PepsiCo Europe, and was promoted into her current position
Prior to her tenure with PepsiCo, Ms. Crew held a series of management and
leadership roles at Mars, Inc., Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream (a division on Nestle
S.A.), and Kraft Foods.
John F. Lundgren, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Stanley Black &
Decker, said: "Debra Crew brings an impressive record of success with some of
the world’s leading consumer products companies, and a broad range of
experience in marketing, operations and strategy. Her global perspective
coupled with proven commercial capabilities and exposure to world-class
innovation planning processes will be of tremendous value as we continue to
pursue profitable growth. We welcome Debra enthusiastically and look forward
to her contributions."
Ms. Crew graduated from the University of Denver with a Bachelor's degree,
earned her MBA from the University of Chicago and previously served as an
officer in the United States Army.
About Stanley Black & Decker
Stanley Black & Decker, an S&P 500 company, is a diversified global provider
of hand tools, power tools and related accessories, mechanical access and
electronic security solutions, healthcare solutions, engineered fastening
systems, and more. Learn more at www.stanleyblackanddecker.com.
Stanley Black & Decker
Greg Waybright, 860-827-3833
Vice President, Investor & Government Relations
Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.