William Ecker Named Chief Executive Officer of Unger Global Companies
Bridgeport, CT — Unger Global, has selected William D. Ecker as its new Chief Executive Officer.
Before joining Unger, Mr. Ecker was President and Chief Executive Officer of Hartz Mountain Corporation, the leading manufacturer and marketer of pet care products in the United States and Canada. Prior to joining Hartz Mountain, Mr. Ecker was Chairman of Diam International, the largest designer and manufacturer of retail displays in the nation. A seasoned consumer products executive, Mr. Ecker held senior positions at General Foods, Unilever, and Bristol-Myers Squibb where he was the president of Clairol's US retail operations prior to joining Diam.
Mr. Ecker, is a graduate of Penn State University, and received his MBA in marketing from Northwestern University. He and his family reside in Stamford, CT.
"Unger is a premier global supplier of high quality, innovative cleaning products, and I am very proud to join the company as it seeks to extend its reach into the growing market for innovative cleaning products," said Mr. Ecker. "I anticipate exciting and rewarding days ahead for our company."
About Unger Global: The company was founded in Germany in 1964 when Henry Unger, a professional window cleaner, started designing products for professional use. Over the years, the Unger family continually improved their product's efficiency and effectiveness and became a favorite of window cleaners globally. This dedication has enabled Unger to become a market leader in the professional cleaning industry. Today, Unger has expanded that expertise and knowledge from the professional cleaning arena into the consumer market, offering quality tools for at-home cleaning. The brand promise of "quality tools for smart cleaning" is evident with every item that they make. Consumers can find the Unger at-home cleaning products, including Unger Pro, Unger Carbon and neatHome across the US, Canada, Europe and online. For more information please visit www.ungerglobal.com.