Panini Veteran Brian Lawson Promoted to Senior Manager

Brian Lawson, a member of Panini’s Finance and Accounting team since 2006, has been promoted to Senior Manager - Demand Planning and FP&A. Brian is responsible for sales and production forecasting, demand management and inventory optimization. He also has accountabilities for financial closing processes, budgeting and financial analysis.

“Brian is well respected by his colleagues and upper management and has been dedicated to his career and positions at Panini for many years,” says Mark Long, Director, Accounting/Controller, Panini. “He is very deserving of this promotion, and we’re grateful for his drive and commitment to our company.” 

Brian Lawson holds a BS in Business, Accountancy & Finance from Wright State University in Dayton, OH. Brian was a standout, multisport athlete for Vandalia Butler, and he currently resides in Beavercreek, Ohio with his wife, April, and two children, Evan and Lauren. He spends his free time attending his kids’ sporting events, playing golf and cherishing his family.

“I’m excited to step into this new role and take on these additional responsibilities for Panini,” adds Lawson. “I’m a Dayton, Ohio native, and I couldn’t be more thrilled to continue to build upon such a great career here at home.”