Allison A. Lawrence


Focused on business development, commercialization and brand revitalization, Allison is leading the ongoing success of BLACK+DECKER products.
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Allison Lawrence is President of BLACK+DECKER in the Tools & Storage division at Stanley Black & Decker. The BLACK+DECKER business develops and commercializes products in the kitchen and lifestyle, home improvement and cleaning space, with a special focus on revitalizing the iconic brand and turning it into a lifestyle hub of the home.

A nearly 20-year veteran of Stanley Black & Decker, Allison has held progressive roles of increasing responsibility including in sales, marketing and, most recently, as VP and Chief of Staff to the CEO. In that role, Allison helped drive the company’s annual strategic plan and contributed to the development of DE&I strategy.

Allison earned a bachelor's degree in marketing from Oklahoma State University and her Executive MBA from the University of Texas at Dallas. A member of the Executive Leadership Council, she currently serves on the Board for both A Better Chance and Hartford Hospital.