Champion Announces Management Change

Jun 11, 2010, 14:21 ET from Champion

TROY, Mich., June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Champion Enterprises Holdings, LLC, announced today that President and Chief Executive Officer, William Griffiths, has resigned effective immediately, and has agreed to continue as a consultant to the Company during a transition period.  Phyllis A. Knight, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, has been appointed interim CEO.  A search will be conducted for a permanent replacement.

Timothy J. Bernlohr, Chairman of the Board, stated, "We thank Bill for his service to the Company and his numerous contributions over the past 6 years.  In particular, we appreciate his leadership of the Company through the recent Chapter 11 process and resulting in the successful sale and recapitalization of the Company."

About Champion

Troy, Michigan-based Champion Enterprises Holdings, LLC, is a leader in factory-built construction, which through its operating subsidiaries manufactures products at 27 facilities in North America and the United Kingdom and distributes its products through independent retailers, builders and developers. The Champion family of builders produces manufactured and modular homes, as well as modular buildings for government and commercial applications.  For more information, please visit

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