Piscataway, N.J. — American Standard Brands announced that Matt Miller has joined the company in the newly created position of senior vice president, innovation & business development. Miller will lead the American Standard product development, design, and engineering teams, and, working closely with Jay Gould , president and CEO, spearhead business development, as well as mergers and acquisitions.
Miller brings a wealth of diverse experience to the venerable plumbing products company, having served as vice president, strategy & planning, at Newell Rubbermaid, strategy consultant at Zyman Group and Monitor Consulting, and in a variety of roles at Kraft Foods. Most recently, Miller served as global vice president for the Baby & Parenting business at Newell Rubbermaid.
“I am excited to be assuming this new challenge at a company with such a rich history of innovation in health, design, and performance,” Miller said. “With the talented teams in place, we'll be advancing solutions for homes and buildings that are responsible, sustainable, and accessible.”
Gould added, “I have worked with Matt for over seven years and can attest to both his cultural fit with our values and his intellectual fortitude to lead innovation and future growth.”