Rich Wuerthele has been with Newell Brands for 13 years. Over that period, he has held a series of different roles in sales and general management.
Prior to his current role as Division CEO, Home Fragrance, Rich was Division CEO, Outdoor & Recreation and previously held President roles within Newell’s Beverageware, Lenox Industrial Tools and the Tools business segments. During a two-year hiatus from the company, Rich served as Executive Vice President for Bauer Ice Hockey.
Before his tenure at Newell Brands, Rich held various sales, marketing and general management roles at Black and Decker and Danaher.
Rich holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Alfred University.