CAPE CORAL, FL--(Marketwired - Nov 4, 2013) - Green Innovations Ltd. (
Philip Rundle spent 16 years with Kimberly-Clark Corporation, a $21 billion international consumer goods and Fortune 500 company. In 1999, after holding various positions, including Marketing Director and Business Unit Director, for Kimberly-Clark in South Africa and the United States, Mr. Rundle was named Vice President, Central and Eastern Europe. In 2003, he was named Vice President of NATO Brand Development, which brought him back to the U.S. In this role, he led the effort to revitalize revenue and profit growth and directed an international team of employees. Over the past three years, Mr. Rundle was CEO of Oasis Brands and Mercury Paper, a leading Asia paper and pulp company, where he created an aggressive business model to double revenue and volume while greatly enhancing EBITDA, shareholder value and brand leadership. His most recent endeavor prior to joining the Company was as a consultant for a leading private equity company where he advised on potential acquisitions in consumer packaged goods. Mr. Rundle has a Bachelor's degree in Marketing from Damelin College and an Advanced Management diploma in Business Administration from the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa. Mr. Rundle became the Company's CEO in April 2013.
Charles R. "Buck" Andrews has over 35 years of diverse business experience in legal, mining, manufacturing, software development and not-for-profit entities on a domestic and international level. Mr. Andrew's experience comes from serving as CFO for a Vancouver-based Canadian junior mining concern and as a Division Controller for a Denver-based Fortune 500 mining and manufacturing company, Amoco Minerals Company, a division of Standard Oil of Indiana. Mr. Andrews has substantial experience in accounting/financial reporting, auditing, SEC reporting, SOX compliance, budgeting, and banking and financing, equipment leasing, benefit plans administration, and IT systems development and implementation. Mr. Andrews earned certification as an information systems auditor (CISA) in 1991 while managing the internal audit department for Cyprus Minerals Company (Amoco).
About Green Innovations Ltd.
Green Innovations Ltd., through its wholly-owned subsidiary Green Hygienics, Inc., is the exclusive licensed North American distributor of American Hygienics Corporation's 100% tree-free bamboo-based product line, including personal care and paper-based goods. The marketplace for tissue paper products, diapers, wet wipes, feminine care products, and adult care products, is in excess of $29 billion annually in the United States. The Company is committed to providing consumers with quality products that are designed and manufactured to the highest standards in FDA-accepted manufacturing facilities without compromising product performance. Green Innovations is a member of the International Green Energy Council (IGEC) and dedicated to ensuring a more healthy and sustainable planet.
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