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Turtle Wax company names new CEO

February 22, 2013

WILLOWBROOK, IL — Healy Family Holdings, best known for building car care brand Turtle Wax, appointed Steve Knoop as CEO, according to a press release.

The Feb. 21 release stated that Knoop will focus on expanding growth and sustaining financial soundness across the Healy Family Holdings portfolio of different businesses.

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“We are proud to welcome Steve to Healy Family Holdings. He has proven himself to be an esteemed leader with deep, diverse experience that can help build value for generations to come,” Sondra Healy, co-chairman of Turtle Wax Inc., said in the release. “Over the past several years Steve has become a close confidant and advisor — we have an enormous respect for his work and look forward to him taking on this important leadership role within our company.”

Prior to Healy, Knoop was managing principal of First Chicago Advisors Inc.

Read the entire press release here.