Carmel, IN – Laura King has been appointed president of Candy Dynamics, succeeding Richard Deer, who will remain company CEO. King takes over the role in early 2018.
King has been with the company for 17 years, holding positions of increasing responsibility. Most recently she served as vice-president of sales and marketing, with the company reporting it has tripled in size during her tenure at that position.
Candy Dynamic notes King played a key role in the introduction of Slime Lickers, Sour Smog Balls and the extension of the Toxic Waste candy brand into international markets.