Spotlight: The frequent flyer

Marc Bitzer, president and chief operating officer at Whirlpool Corp., is photographed May 25. Bitzer was promoted in October.

BENTON HARBOR — Marc Bitzer is no stranger to change.

The 51-year-old has lived in several countries and has risen through the ranks at Whirlpool Corp. since he began working for the home appliance maker in 1999.