Owens Corning announced the appointment of Daniel T. Smith to the position of senior vice president, human resources. Mr. Smith will begin his new position with Owens Corning on Sept. 14.

TOLEDO, Ohio - Owens Corning announced the appointment of Daniel T. Smith to the position of senior vice president, human resources. Mr. Smith will begin his new position with Owens Corning on Sept. 14.

"I am pleased to have Dan join our team," said Mike Thaman, the company’s chairman and chief executive officer. "He is a strong business leader with a track record of human resource leadership. Dan is passionate about business success and the development of talent. His approach to business and his credentials are clearly aligned with our focus on growth and Owens Corning values." Smith has held leadership positions in human resources for more than 20 years. He joins Owens Corning from Borders Group Inc., a worldwide retailer of books and media. He most recently served as executive vice president and chief administrative officer, where he successfully led global human resource functions and was instrumental in developing talent. He also oversaw information technology, communications, purchasing, and loss prevention functions. Before that, Mr. Smith served as executive vice president of human resources.

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