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June 3, 2014

Benjamin Moore is upping the ante in its digital assets game with the roll-out of Design By What Matters, a new online design tool that synthesizes data from social networks with consumers' lifestyle habits and style preferences.

Using all of this information and more, Design By What Matters helps users conceptualize individual rooms based on -- you guessed it -- what matters to them.

May 9, 2014

Boise Cascade Company has put Tom Corrick in charge of its Wood Products segment.

Officially taking the title of EVP, Corrick will assume leadership immediately, replacing Tom Lovlien, who is retiring on June 30.

"Tom has done an outstanding job growing our engineered wood products business and introducing our Boise Improvement Cycle for process improvement throughout Wood Products," said CEO Tom Carlile. "He also played a key role in our recent successful IPO process."

April 4, 2014

Former Home Depot executive Troy Rice has joined Office Depot as EVP retail as the office products company continues to build out its senior leadership team in the wake of its merger with OfficeMax.

Rice replaces Juan Guerrero and will report directly to Roland Smith, chairman and CEO of Office Depot.

February 28, 2014

The Home Depot has named Craig Menear president, U.S. retail, and Mark Holifield EVP supply chain and product development.

"Craig is a world-class retailer and has done a terrific job in recent years leading some of the most important and successful initiatives in our company," said Frank Blake, chairman and CEO. "And Mark has successfully led one of the most extensive supply chain transformations in retail history. Both are very deserving of their new leadership roles, and I look forward to their continuing contributions to our business."

January 20, 2014

Central Garden & Pet Company has made a couple executive appointments. Effective immediately, J.D. Walker has been tapped to lead the Garden segment, with Dan Pennington leading the wild bird and private label business. Both will report to EVP Michael Reed.

January 20, 2014

Canadian timber company Conifex announced that Patrick Bell has been appointed to the newly created role of executive VP of Conifex Timber Inc. 

January 16, 2014

Raynoier's board of directors has promoted Lynn Wilson to the post of EVP forest resources.

Wilson, who has over 20 years of experience in the forestry industry, currently oversees 2.6 million acres of timberland in nine U.S. states and New Zealand, as well as the administration of the company's Land Information Services and timberland acquisition team.

Prior to her role at Rayonier, she served as VP operations support at Plum Creek, where she had held several roles of increasing responsibility.

December 4, 2013

Tupperware Brands has announced the appointment of two new group presidents, as well as the transition of Christian E. Skroeder to EVP.

In his new role, Skroeder will report to chairman and CEO Rick Goings and will oversee targeted markets for performance improvement.

November 26, 2013

Wayfair.com and Staples have forged a new partnership in order to bring greater furniture, decor and housewares selection to Staples.com customers.

"We're rapidly expanding the product assortment on Staples.com, making it easier for business to find everything they need in one place," said Faisal Masud, EVP global e-commerce for Staples. "Wayfair.com's offering builds on our selection and brings completely new categories to our online shopping experience."

November 22, 2013

Louisiana-Pacific Corporation has appointed M.J. "Mac" Palmiere as oriented strand board regional operations manager for Canada, effective Dec. 2.

"We are very fortunate to have someone of Mac's caliber and experience join the LP team at a time when our Canadian operations are becoming an even more important part of our business," EVP OSB Jeff Wagner said. "Mac has more than 26 years of experience in the forest industry, 16 of them in management, from mill manager to president and CEO."

November 5, 2013

Beacon Roofing Supply has announced the appointment of Brendan P. Daly as chief supply chain officer and Patrick G. Murphy as EVP business improvement.

November 4, 2013

Kimball International, a manufacturer of electronic components and commercial furniture, has promoted Donald Van Winkle to the role of executive vice president, effective immediately.

“Don has demonstrated his market insights and earned respect for his valued judgments," said Kimball International president and CEO Jim Thyen. "It is my pleasure to make this appointment, as an acknowledgement of Don’s accomplishments and of his growing role in the strategic leadership of Kimball International as a whole."

October 28, 2013

York, Pa.-based WOLF announced that Mike Sessinger has been promoted to executive VP sales. 

He will be responsible for driving sales for the entire organization and coordinating all regional vice presidents. 

The company describes itself as “the largest supplier of kitchen and bath cabinets in the U.S. and a leading provider of building products along the East Coast.”

Sessinger will report to WOLF president Brad Kostelich.

January 31, 2011

It turns out the announcement earlier today by Walmart that Duncan Mac Naughton would serve as head merchant of the company’s U.S. division was but one component of a more extensive shakeup at the company.

January 21, 2011

Mooresville, N.C.-based Lowe’s Cos., announced today the appointment of Michael Brown to EVP and chief information officer.

Brown replaces Steven Stone, who is leaving the company to pursue other interests.

January 11, 2011

Lancaster, Pa.-based Armstrong World Industries has named Victor "Vic" Grizzle EVP, Armstrong Building Products, starting Jan. 17, 2011. 

December 21, 2010

Home Depot is tinkering with the idea of cutting back the space dedicated to kitchen showrooms. "We're piloting the removal of up to 40% of the space dedicated to kitchen showrooms," said Craig Menear, Home Depot's EVP merchandising, during the company's recent investor and analyst conference.

December 16, 2010

Pointing to the power of technology to improve communications to frontline employees, Home Depot EVP of U.S. Stores Marvin Ellison described a tool called "My Success" during the company's recent investor and analyst conference.

Ellison pointed to an example of how it will work in the store, once a department supervisor logs into the system: "If I were a hardware department supervisor, I would get a daily communication from the hardware merchant, making me aware of any product or promotion ideas that were coming online."  

November 9, 2010

Cincinnati-based Forge Lumber Co, the Home Channel News 2010 Independent Pro Dealer of the Year,...

September 30, 2010

Federal Way, Wash.-based Weyerhaeuser announced leadership changes in its Timberlands, Wood Products and Real Estate...

September 27, 2010

Curtis Stevens serves as EVP administration and CFO of Nashville, Tenn.-based building materials manufacturer Louisiana-Pacific...

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