IRVINE, California, January 11, 2018McDermott & Bull has been retained by Niagara Bottling, a leading bottled water manufacturer in the U.S., to lead their search for a Vice President of Procurement.

This executive recruiting engagement is being conducted by The fit Practice at McDermott & Bull, which includes Jeff Black, Partner; Jason Pinegar, Associate Principal Consultant; Trey Mullen, Associate Consultant; and Kelly Nguyen, Executive Search Associate; as well as Scott Meyer, Principal Consultant, and Tara Steven, Senior Recruiting Associate.

The Vice President of Procurement will play a critical role in maintaining the strategic growth of Niagara as a market volume leader.  Overseeing $2B+ in spending (96% of annual spend), this procurement leader will play an ever-increasing role in a positive and collaborative company culture that fosters big picture thinking and rapid decision-making.  This strategic leader will work on a variety of novel projects, bringing ideas from conception to completion while providing clear economic justification, contract structuring and management.

About Niagara Bottling

Niagara Bottling is a leading bottled water manufacturer in the U.S., supplying major retailers across the nation.  We are committed to producing high quality bottled water, while reducing our impact on the environment.  Our Corporate headquarters is located in Southern California with manufacturing locations across the nation.

Niagara began as a family business in 1963 offering five-gallon containers for home and office delivery.  In the early 1990s, we expanded into single-serve private label bottled water for grocery, club, convenience and wholesale customers.  Today, we remain a family business, providing our customers with an unbeatable combination of quality, price and service.

About The fit Practice

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About McDermott & Bull

McDermott & Bull is an executive search firm that partners with leading companies to identify and recruit leaders for permanent and interim roles.  All of the practice leaders within the firm’s retained Executive Search business have deep executive experience and are uniquely positioned to address the dynamic leadership demands of public and private companies across nearly every industry.  McDermott & Bull’s Interim Leaders team is equipped to service the needs of its clients by placing senior-level executives into temporary roles during critical periods.  The firm’s Executive Network program provides valuable resources for and offers opportunities to build meaningful relationships with thousands of C-Suite and VP-level executives throughout the country.  The formation of McDermott & Bull Europe gives the firm access to international insights and expertise and makes McDermott & Bull a true global player.