TARRYTOWN, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc. (NYSE-PBH), a leading marketer of
over-the-counter healthcare products, today announced the appointment of
Christine “Chris” Sacco to the position of Chief Financial Officer for
Ms. Sacco is a seasoned public company chief financial officer, bringing
more than 19 years of experience in corporate finance, treasury,
investor relations, strategic planning, operations and mergers and
acquisitions focused on consumer products and specialty pharma
companies. She joins Prestige following eight years at Boulder Brands,
Inc. where she served as Chief Financial Officer for the last four
years. Prior to Boulder, for five years she held positions of increasing
financial responsibility with Alpharma, Inc., a global specialty pharma
company, where she last held the position of Vice President, Treasurer.
Ms. Sacco holds a BS from St. Thomas Aquinas College and is a Certified
In making the announcement, Ron Lombardi, CEO, commented, “We are very
pleased to have Chris join the Prestige team. She has an extensive
financial background focusing on relevant industries, and her insight
and experience will strengthen our management team and contribute to the
growth and expansion of our brands.”
“I look forward to building upon the Company’s impressive history of
growth and brand building,” Ms. Sacco said. “Prestige is a growing
organization with an excellent business model and a proven track record
of successful acquisitions and organic growth. I am confident I can
contribute to the Company’s future growth, profitability and shareholder
value,” she said.
About Prestige Brands Holdings, Inc.
The Company markets and distributes brand name over-the-counter
healthcare and household cleaning products throughout the U.S. and
Canada, Australia and in certain other international markets. The
Company’s brands include Monistat® women’s health products, Nix® lice
treatment, DenTek® oral care products, Chloraseptic® sore throat
treatments, Clear Eyes® eye care products, Compound W® wart treatments,
The Doctor’s® NightGuard® dental protector, Little Remedies® pediatric
products, Efferdent® denture care products, Luden’s® throat drops,
Dramamine® motion sickness treatment, BC® and Goody’s® pain relievers,
Beano® gas prevention, Debrox® earwax remover, and Gaviscon® antacid in
Canada. Visit the Company’s website at www.prestigebrands.com.
Prestige Brands, Inc.
Dean Siegal, 914-524-6819