David Kohler

At its annual meeting, the Kohler Co. board of directors elected David Kohler president and chief operating officer of Kohler Co. He will be responsible for leading the company’s Kitchen & Bath Group, Global Power Group, Interiors Group and Technical Services, reporting to Herbert V. Kohler Jr. , the company’s chairman and chief executive officer.

In other news, the company also appointed Jim Westdorp as group president – Kitchen & Bath, and Jeffrey Mueller was elected president – Global Faucets.

Westdorp succeeds David Kohler. Prior to his election, Westdorp served in the role of president – Global Faucets and Kitchen & Bath Europe. Jeff Mueller will move into that position from being managing director of Kohler Mira showers in the United Kingdom.

Source: Kohler Co.