Eichhorn Named CEO of The Oneida Group
Eichhorn previously served as president and CEO of The Oneida Group’s core business, Anchor Hocking, from 1994-1999 and its predecessor company, EveryWare Global, Inc., from 2004-2012.
The Oneida Group recently announced that Mark Eichhorn has been named its new CEO. Having previously served as president and CEO of The Oneida Group’s core business, Anchor Hocking, from 1994-1999 and its predecessor company, EveryWare Global, Inc., from 2004-2012, Eichhorn has returned to accelerate the company’s focus on innovation, operations, customer service, and strategic growth.
“Mark is uniquely qualified to lead Oneida forward, bringing in-depth knowledge of the company, deep understanding of the housewares industry and a successful track record working with customers, suppliers, employees, and other stakeholders,” said Mayank Singh, a member of The Oneida Group’s board of directors. “He has hit the ground running, already building on the positive momentum growing across each of our business segments, and we are delighted to welcome him back.”
“With a strengthening financial position, we will have a tremendous opportunity to make significant growth-oriented investments in operations that will expand our production capacity and enable the company to increase product innovation, development, and marketing,” said Eichhorn. “At the same time, we are heightening our focus on customer service, working to enhance our relationships with suppliers and other stakeholders, and supporting our outstanding team of dedicated associates.
“My previous roles with Anchor Hocking, EveryWare Global and The Oneida Group’s board have afforded me valuable insights about the company, particularly related to the considerable challenges it has overcome during the last few years. That broad-based perspective has contributed to the increasing optimism and excitement we’re enjoying as we look ahead, with an engaged and committed organization and ownership group and a focused growth strategy designed to play to our strengths in glass tableware.”
For more information, visit www.theoneidagroup.com.