Danone Waters of America, White Plains, N.Y., appointed Nick Krzyzaniak president and general manager. Elio Pacheco, who currently holds this position, has been promoted within Danone to general manager of the Evian Volvic Export Business Unit. Both roles will be effective January 1.
Currently the managing director of Danone Waters U.K. and Ireland Ltd., Krzyzaniak is returning to the United States, where he formerly held the positions of senior vice president of sales as well as executive vice president of commercial development for The Dannon Co. Inc., a Danone subsidiary.
In his new role as general manager of the Evian Volvic Export Business Unit, Pacheco will be responsible for Southern Europe, Eastern Europe, the Middle East, Africa, South and Central America, the Caribbean and France. Pacheco also will oversee the Evian Brumisateur facial spray business worldwide.