Eighty Four, Pa.-based 84 Lumber Co. promoted Don Baker to the position of VP of talent acquisition. Baker has been with 84 Lumber for over 25 years starting his career in the store operations department and rising through the ranks to area and regional manager. Since 2001, Don has been in charge of 84 Lumber’s executive recruiting.
“With the continued recovery of the housing industry, it will be of utmost importance that we are positioned to attract and recruit talented, professional, and energetic managers and sales professionals to our company,” said 84 Lumber chief operating officer Frank Cicero. “Don brings a wealth of experience to the position that will help us to continue to grow.”
The company operates more than 255 stores and component manufacturing facilities and employs more than 4,000 associates.