DURACELL INTERNATIONAL APPOINTS WALTER ROGERS VICE PRESIDENT, INVESTOR RELATIONS
DURACELL INTERNATIONAL APPOINTS WALTER ROGERS
VICE PRESIDENT, INVESTOR RELATIONS
BETHEL, Conn., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Walter B. Rogers, 49, has joined Duracell International Inc. (NYSE: DUR) as vice president, investor relations.
Rogers has international responsibility for the company's investor relations activities, including communicating Duracell's strategic priorities to current and potential investors, representing the company with financial analysts, and managing the public disclosure of financial and other business information.
Most recently vice president, corporate communications with General Host Corp. of Stamford, Conn., Rogers has also held senior communications positions with Pneumo Corporation and New England Electric. He holds a B.A. in journalism from Pennsylvania State University and is a member of the Public Relations Society of America and the National Investor Relations Institute. Rogers lives in Westport, Conn. with his wife, Linda.
Duracell International Inc., based in Bethel, is the world's leading producer of high performance consumer batteries, which it markets primarily under the DURACELL brand name. The company began trading its shares following an initial public offering on May 2, 1991.
/CONTACT: Jim Donahue of Duracell, 203-796-4654/
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