Federal Signal ( FSS) named David R. McConnaughey president of its safety products group and Paul Box chief procurement officer. McConnaughey succeeds Stephen Buck, who is leaving the company. Before joining Federal Signal, McConnaughey served as president, All-Brand service for Maytag ( MYG). Box was group vice president of procurement at Newell Rubbermaid ( NWL). "We are delighted that Dave McConnaughey is joining us to lead the safety products group. His extensive experience in developing and implementing lean manufacturing strategies will be an asset in the Group's continuing work in these areas," said CEO Robert D. Welding. "Additionally, I'm excited about Dave's ability to contribute to the strategic refocusing of Federal Signal and lead safety products group as we focus on organic growth."