leadership_liotine_thumb2Jeff M. Fettig, Chairman and CEO today announced the promotion of Joseph T. Liotine to the position of Executive Vice President, Whirlpool Corporation, and President North America, reporting to Marc Bitzer.

In his new role as President, North America Region and Executive Vice President Joseph Liotine will lead all North American Operations.” Joe is well positioned to expand his leadership responsibilities throughout North America to achieve results in line with our strategic growth priorities,” said Fettig.

“Joe has proven himself a strong leader with an ability to drive profitable growth,” said Marc Bitzer, Vice Chairman.  “He brings a vast array of experiences including sales and marketing, and he understands what it takes to create opportunity in each of the markets that comprise the important North America Region.”