EveryWare Global reports CEO John Sheppard left company EveryWare Global (EVRY) announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Sam Solomon to serve as interim Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Solomon is succeeding John Sheppard, who left the company effective February 24. Solomon most recently served as President of the Sears/Kmart Tools (SHLD), Hardware and Paint business. The board has formed a search committee to evaluate candidates to serve as the company's permanent CEO and has engaged executive search firm Korn Ferry to assist in the process. Solomon is a candidate in the search for a permanent EveryWare CEO.