LANCASTER, Pa., 11-06-08 – Armstrong World Industries, Inc. has named Beth Riley vice president, Corporate Communication, with responsibility for internal and external corporate communication and diversity. She will fully assume these duties as soon as a replacement is hired for her current position as director of Investor Relations.
Riley joined Armstrong in 2005. As director of Investor Relations, Riley has been the principal conduit between Armstrong and the investment community. Prior to Armstrong, she was director of Investor Relations for Kennametal Inc., a $2.5 billion global manufacturer of cutting tools and wear parts.
Riley earned her bachelor’s degree in Economics from Brown University and her MBA in Finance and Marketing from Carnegie Mellon University.
Jennifer Johnson, email@example.com, 866-321-6677
Armstrong World Industries, Inc. is a global leader in the design and manufacture of floors, ceilings and cabinets. In 2007, Armstrong’s consolidated net sales totaled approximately $3.5 billion. Based in Lancaster, Pa., Armstrong operates 40 plants in 10 countries and has approximately 12,300 employees worldwide. For more information, visit www.armstrong.com.