GARDEN CITY, N.Y.–Lifetime Brands’ board has promoted Daniel T. Siegel to president, succeeding his father, Jeffrey Siegel, in the role.
Since joining the company in 1992, Dan Siegel has held various positions, including senior vice president – sales and, most recently, executive vice president. He also serves on the boards of directors of Grupo Vasconia S.A.B., Lifetime’s 30 percent-owned partner company in Mexico, and GS Internacional S/A, the company’s 40 percent-owned partner company in Brazil.
“Dan has made many significant contributions to Lifetime. He repeatedly has demonstrated his expertise in the housewares industry, his passion for innovation and his strong leadership capabilities,” Jeffrey Siegel, chairman and CEO, said in a statement.
Siegel’s promotion is part of the company’s management succession plan, the elder Siegel said. “Over the last two years, Dan has been the principal architect of Lifetime Next, the strategic initiative that lays out our path for moving forward over the next five years. Dan also is responsible for Lifetime’s expanded focus on product innovation, for developing the company’s social media and electronic marketing strategies and for overseeing the company’s expansion into new markets outside North America.”