Lodge Cast Iron, manufacturer of cast iron products that was founded in 1896, has appointed Mike Otterman as the company’s new president and CEO.
Otterman joined Lodge in 2016 as svp/sales and marketing, and he was promoted to president and chief operating officer (COO) in late 2017. Otterman succeeds Henry Lodge, who served as the company’s CEO from 2016 to 2018, and has held several roles throughout his 47-year career with the company. He currently remains the chairman of the board.
“Mike Otterman’s 20-plus years of experience in the housewares market provides strong and creative leadership. We are confident he will lead our company to continued success,” said Lodge.