Wolfgang R. Schmitt has been elected chief executive officer and co-chairman of the board of directors at Rubbermaid, following the surprise resignation of Walter W. Williams from his post as chairman of the board, chief executive officer and director. Schmitt, currently president and chief operating officer, will be aided in his role by Stanley C. Gault, former chairman of Rubbermaid and currently chairman of the board and CEO of Goodyear Tire & Rubber, who was named co-chairman for the transitional period. Williams, who resigned for personal reasons, will retire at year-end.
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|Title Annotation:||elects Wolfgang R. Schmitt as CEO|
|Article Type:||Brief Article|
|Date:||Dec 1, 1992|
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