Published on : Thursday, January 28, 2016
The board of directors of Interface, Inc. has appointed Jay D. Gould as the company President. Gould had joined Interface in 2015 as the Chief Operating Officer. He has been handling global operations, marketing, and organizational development for the carpet tile manufacturing company.
Chairman and CEO of Interface, Dan Hendrix says, “This appointment recognizes that in the past year, Jay has been a great partner as well as a good cultural fit at Interface. He has earned the confidence of our board of directors with his strategic vision, operational talents and business acumen. I’m especially grateful to Jay for his leadership around our brand and purpose.”
Before joining Interface, Gould served as the CEO of American Standard Brands. Prior to that, he held senior executive roles at Newell Rubbermaid, The Campbell Soup Company, The Coca-Cola Company, and General Mills.
Gould adds, “It’s an amazing time to be at Interface. Apart from the great year, it has been incredibly gratifying to become a part of a team that has a unique combination of talent and shared mission. I appreciate the partnership of Dan and the entire executive team, and look forward to the year ahead.”