Masco Corp. appointed Alan Barry its president and COO, succeeding Ray Kennedy, who passed away unexpectedly.

Barry formerly was president of Masco's Brass Craft company and a group president of Masco's Installation Services Group since 1996.

Masco named Donald DeMarie, Jr. to replace Barry in that role. He will continue to oversee Masco Contractor Services Central.

In other changes, Group VP Donald Milroy will add oversight of Alsons, Bath Unlimited and H & H Tube to his current duties overseeing Brass Craft, Cobra Products and The Faucet Queens.

Group President John Wills will assume overall leadership responsibility for Masco's domestic plumbing products operations, and will remain as president of Delta Faucet Co.