Published on August 6th, 2018 | by The GC Team0
New president for IHA
Derek Miller has been named president of the International Housewares Association, succeeding Phil Brandl who will retire at the end the year.
Miller, currently IHA’s vice president of global marketing, will assume the role of president 1st October. Brandl will remain at IHA until 31st December.
“We have a great staff and senior management team at IHA, and Derek has been an incredibly integral part of that for a long time,” commented Brandl. “I congratulate Derek and believe he’s a great choice to lead the IHA organisation. Quite frankly, this is a compliment and vote of confidence to the entire IHA team.”
“Having worked in housewares for more than 22 years, I am extremely pleased to continue serving the industry, the International Home + Housewares Show and the IHA through this new position,” said Miller. “I look forward to working with the IHA board of directors and leading the IHA staff to further develop the Show and other projects for the benefit of our entire industry.”
Miller’s replacement is yet to be announced.