Delta Faucet Co. announced that Vasken Altounian has rejoined the company's U.S. operations as executive vice president of sales and marketing. He has been president of Delta Faucet Canada since April 1999.

Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing Ray A. Kennedy resigned from Delta Faucet Co. effective June 1. Kennedy was with the company for more than 11 years and led the successful repositioning and strengthening of the company's three brands, as well as leading increased new product development and innovation. He was recently offered the opportunity to become a division president at another of Masco's companies, but has chosen to pursue other options outside of Masco.

In his new position, Altounian will oversee sales, brand marketing, advertising, marketing research, event marketing, Internet marketing, product management, and new product development for Delta Faucet and its stable of brands: Peerless®, Delta® and Brizo™. He also will drive strategic process development for the company.

Also, Rod Pullen has assumed the role of president of Delta Faucet Canada in addition to serving as president of Brass Craft Canada.