Brown Jordan Inc. Appoints Bernie Guerin as CFO
Brown Jordan Inc. a leading U.S. designer, manufacturer and marketer of luxury home, outdoor and upscale contract furnishings, announces Bernie Guerin as Chief Financial Officer of Brown Jordan Inc.
In assuming this role, Guerin is charged with overseeing the company’s finances and directing a path toward increased revenue and long-term profitability. Additionally, he manages a top-notch team that aligns two segments – Outdoor Living and Contract Furnishings – as well as the six individual brands comprised in the Brown Jordan Inc. portfolio–Brown Jordan, Tropitone, Castelle, Charter, Texacraft and Winston.
“Bernie is a solid addition to our team of executive leadership,” said Gene J. Moriarty, President and Chief Executive Officer. “His varied and extensive c-level background at start up, bio-tech, packaged goods and consumer-facing brands bodes confidence in his knowledge and capabilities for helping us to achieve our goals.”
Prior to Brown Jordan, Guerin was COO and CFO at Clean Earth, a privately-owned environmental services and waste management solutions provider. Previously, he held senior-level finance positions at Constar International, Aventis Behring, LLC, and Scott Paper, boasting a 30+ year track record of continuous and improved financial and business performance in multiple fast-paced settings.
Guerin has a Master’s in Finance from The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business and an undergraduate degree in Accounting from Drexel University.
ABOUT BROWN JORDAN INC.
Brown Jordan Inc. is a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of lifestyle brands serving the residential and commercial outdoor and indoor furniture markets. The company offers innovative designs and superior quality through its strong portfolio of lifestyle brands that include Brown Jordan, Tropitone, Charter, Texacraft, Castelle and Winston. The company is vertically integrated with numerous manufacturing facilities in the Americas.
Designs are constructed of extruded, wrought and cast aluminum, as well as stainless steel, teak and woven resin. In addition to the outdoor environment, products for the hospitality industry are also found in public spaces and resort and hotel guest rooms. Products are also sold into apartments, condominiums and country clubs. The company markets product through a network of sales representatives, specialty dealers, company showrooms and mass merchandisers.
Founded in 1945 by Robert Brown and Hubert Jordan in Pasadena, California, Brown Jordan Inc. has grown to become the leading lifestyle platform in the outdoor and indoor furniture market, featuring scale and diversity across products, customers, suppliers and distribution channels.
Brown Jordan Inc. has developed a culture of operational excellence, quality, and continuous innovation over its 70+ year history. Brown Jordan Inc. brings innovative designs to market through internal and best-in-class external product designers. With a distinct team of designers for each segment, Brown Jordan Inc. is continuously refreshing its product portfolio to adapt to evolving consumer tastes and has won over 50 design excellence awards – more than any other manufacturer in the outdoor furniture industry.
For more information, visit: www.brownjordaninc.com