LEWIS GALOOB TOYS ANNOUNCES RESIGNATION OF SAUL B. JODEL AND PROMOTION OF GARY NILES
LEWIS GALOOB TOYS ANNOUNCES RESIGNATION OF SAUL B. JODEL
AND PROMOTION OF GARY NILES
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Lewis Galoob Toys Inc. (NYSE: GAL; GALPR) today announced that Saul B. Jodel, president of marketing and product development, has resigned from the company to pursue other interests. Jodel, who has been with Galoob since 1984, previously held several management positions with CBS Toys.
Gary Niles, newly named senior vice president for marketing and product acquisition, will assume Jodel's responsibilities. Since 1989, Niles has served as senior vice president of Galoob's "Toy Boys" FOB Division, where he developed this Asian "letter of credit" operation for the company. Prior to joining Galoob, he was president of the Universal Associated Companies, the FOB Asian division of Universal Matchbox Toys. He brings with him more than 25 years of expertise in the toy industry as a marketing and sales director and toy inventor, having held senior sales and marketing positions with Mattel, Sega and Revell Toys.
Lewis Galoob Toys Inc. designs, develops, markets and distributes a variety of toy products sold worldwide.
/CONTACT: Steven M. Klein of Lewis Galoob Toys, 415-952-1678; or Jerry Seeman of Burson-Marsteller, 212-614-5135, for Lewis Galoob Toys Inc./ CO: Lewis Galoob Toys Inc. ST: California IN: SU: PER RM -- SF007 -- 3779 11/13/91 09:05 EST