Do it Best Corp. added to its leadership team at its Fort Wayne, Ind., world headquarters.
The co-op promoted Scott Liggett to Application Development Manager within its Information Technology division. Liggett will guide the company’s continually expanding efforts to enhance their offerings of mobile applications and technological efficiencies in supply chain management.
“The digital realm is the next great frontier in the worlds of supply chain and retail, so this is an incredible opportunity and one I am very excited about,” Liggett said. He is a 14-year veteran of Do it Best Corp., having served previously as a supply chain visibility application specialist and programmer analyst for the co-op.
In addition, Steve Rose joins Do it Best Corp. as its Safety Director in Human Resources. In this newly created position, Rose will develop and implement enterprise-wide safety initiatives and training programs for the Fort Wayne office and the eight retail distribution centers and five regional lumber offices nationwide.
“Safety is so closely aligned to our company philosophy at Do it Best Corp. It’s an integral part of who we are,” Rose said. “That’s a big reason why I’m so excited about this opportunity. As with everything else we do here, we will strive for continuous improvement when it comes to safety.”
Prior to joining Do it Best Corp., Rose spent the previous 10 years working within the retail logistics field for Wal-Mart Stores, focusing on safety and retail operations. He’s also held leadership positions in inventory management and human resources for other organizations.