Charlotte, NC, March 13, 2014 — Electrolux today promoted John Weinstock to Senior Vice President of North American Marketing.
Weinstock, who joined the company in 2011 as Vice President of North American Marketing, oversees brand management, consumer insight-led innovation, and integrated trade and consumer marketing campaigns.
Weinstock has spent more than 20 years in the consumer durables and packaged goods industries, most recently as Vice President Marketing, Home Appliances & Home Entertainment for LG Electronics. Prior to joining LG Electronics, Weinstock developed and implemented marketing strategies for Johnson & Johnson where he managed brands such as Johnson’s Baby and Band-Aid. He also served internationally for the company. In 2008, Brandweek named Weinstock a “Marketer of the Year.”
Weinstock serves as the Vice Chairman of the Ada Jenkins Center’s Board of Directors in Davidson, NC, and on the advisory committee of the University of Wisconsin Center for Brand Management. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics from Northwestern University and an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.
Electrolux is a global leader in home appliances, based on deep consumer insight and developed in close collaboration with professional users. We offer thoughtfully designed, innovative solutions for households and businesses, with products such as refrigerators, dishwashers, washing machines, cookers, vacuum cleaners, air conditioners and small domestic appliances. Under esteemed brands including Electrolux, Frigidaire, AEG, Zanussi and Electrolux Grand Cuisine, the Group sells more than 50 million products to customers in more than 150 markets every year. In 2013, Electrolux had sales of $16.7 billion ($5.3 billion in North America) and 61,000 employees. The Electrolux North American headquarters is located at 10200 David Taylor Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262 in the University Research Park. For more information go to http://newsroom.electrolux.com/us/.