Shares of Newell Brands Inc (NYSE:NWL) ended Monday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +0.14 points or 0.28% at $50.54 with 482.20 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $50.22 the shares hit an intraday low of $50.15 and an intraday high of $50.74 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $23.14 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 482.20 million shares.
Newell Brands Inc (NWL) on August 31, 2016 announced that Tom Sanford has joined the company as Vice President, Communications. Sanford will be based at the company’s new global headquarters in Hoboken, New Jersey, with responsibility for enterprise-level internal and external communications worldwide, inclusive of employee, community and media relations.
“Tom has more than 25 years of communications experience driving positive outcomes for global organizations during significant periods of change and growth,” said Fiona Laird, Chief Human Resources and Communications Officer. “He will be a tremendous asset during this exciting, transformational time at Newell Brands.”
Prior to joining Newell Brands, Sanford held communications leadership roles at several large, multinational companies, including Aetna, Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, and AlliedSignal. He spent the early part of his career at two New York-based communications agencies, Adams & Rinehart and Burson-Marsteller. He holds a B.A. in American Studies from Yale University.
Sanford’s appointment is the latest in a series of top talent additions for the company since its acquisition of Jarden Corp. on April 15, 2016.
Shares of Procter & Gamble Co (NYSE:PG) ended Monday session in green amid volatile trading. The shares closed up +2.01 points or 2.33% at $88.25 with 2.67 billion shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $86.04 the shares hit an intraday low of $85.96 and an intraday high of $88.38 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $231.44 billion and the numbers of outstanding shares have been calculated to be 2.67 billion shares.
On September 12, 2016 Pampers, the world’s leading diaper brand, is a proud sponsor of U.S. Olympic gold medalist swimmer and new mom Dana Vollmer, who earned a total of three medals at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games 17 months after the birth of her son. Vollmer won the bronze in the women’s 100 meter butterfly, set an American record with a silver medal in the women’s 4 x 100 meter freestyle relay and gold in the women’s 4 x 100 meter medley relay at her appearance at the Olympic Games since becoming a mom.
Pampers celebrates the milestones achieved by Vollmer, who along with her 4 x 100 meter medley relay teammates, brought home Team USA’s historic 1,000th gold medal in summer competition. Vollmer’s comeback also placed her in history as being the first mom to win gold in USA Swimming on the Olympic stage.
“We are proud to partner with Dana, who as a first-time mom and world-class athlete showed the world that you can be a mother and an Olympian. Her performance at the Olympic Games just 17 months after having a baby is inspirational,” said E. Yuri Hermida, vice president of North America Baby Care, P&G. “At Pampers we believe that achieving big dreams starts with a good night’s sleep, which is why we create outstanding diapers designed to help little ones stay dry and sleep comfortably through the night.”