Newell Brands Adds to Board

September 14, 2020

Newell Brands Inc., parent company of Rubbermaid Commercial Products, has elected Jay L. Johnson to the company’s board of directors.

Johnson currently serves as executive vice president, treasurer, and chief financial officer for Lamar Advertising Co. Prior to joining Lamar Advertising, Johnson served in a variety of operational and financial leadership roles in the hospitality and real estate industries. In addition to his position on Newell Brand’s board, he will also be a member of the board’s audit committee.

“We are delighted to welcome Jay to the Board. He has distinguished himself as a leader with in-depth financial expertise in consumer-facing industries,” said Patrick Campbell, chairman of Newell Brand’s board. “His experience and insights will be a valuable addition to our efforts to execute the company’s turnaround plan and reignite growth across our portfolio and will help to strengthen our focus on prioritizing, supporting and investing in the communities that we serve. We look forward to working with Jay to drive value creation for all our stakeholders.”

Rubbermaid Commercial Products
Headquartered in Winchester, Virginia, Rubbermaid Commercial Products is a manufacturer of products for commercial and institutional markets worldwide. For more information, visit