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K-C Names New President of North Atlantic Family Care Biz

April 12, 2007

Personal care products giant Kimberly-Clark Corporation has brought Gordon Knapp on board as president of its North Atlantic Family Care business. In this role, Mr. Knapp will be responsible for identifying and pursuing strategic growth opportunities for K-C’s North American and European Family Care businesses. Reporting to Steven Kalmanson, group president of North Atlantic Consumer Products, Mr. Knapp will succeed Dan Smith, who is retiring at the end of May after 27 years with K-C. Mr. Knapp will lead K-C’s North Atlantic Family Care team in building and executing a strategy to accelerate top- and bottom-line growth, identify new innovation opportunities and help establish new business capabilities and processes.

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