NORTH OLMSTED, Oh. - Moen announced that Steven Ward will take over as Director of Global Design, leading the development of the newest designs and innovations from the company. In his role, Ward is responsible for global product design at Moen and will oversee the global industrial design team located both in North America and abroad.
He will set and drive strategy for product design in several countries in categories including faucets, showerheads, accessories and bath safety. Ward will also ensure that his team continues to build upon Moen’s legacy of designing award winning products that offer thoughtful innovation and a memorable experience for the end user.
“Steven comes to us with a wide range of technology and product experience that we know will provide immeasurable value to our organization,” said Timothy McDonough, vice president, global brand marketing at Moen Incorporated. “His diverse background will greatly enhance Global Design at Moen.”
Prior to joining Moen, Ward served as Director of Industrial Design for the Life Fitness division of Brunswick, a leading manufacturer of sporting and fitness equipment. Ward also was an Adjunct Professor at Northwestern University, McCormick School of Engineering/Segal Design Institute in Evanston, Illinois.
Ward attended the architecture program at Idaho State University and holds a bachelor of fine arts in Industrial Design from Brigham Young University.