Upon completion of its acquisition by a global investment firm, the farm and ranch retailer has a new chief executive.
He’s big in home improvement, and he’s coming to the Ace Hardware Spring Market.
The company has elected Bruce Berkowitz and Alesia Haas to its board of directors.
The former CFO of Affiliated Distributors replaces the retiring Dave Gonze
Embree is a VP at Cummins Inc. and the president of Cummins Components Group.
Benjamin Parrish, Jr. and Kurt Barton have both been promoted.
CEO John Presley said he will be going in for treatment, but that he'll remain involved in the company's day-to-day operations.
Lowell Banbury retired after 45 years of service, succeeding his brothers Kenny and Eddie.
A few Lifetime Achievement Awards were also announced.
The executive held merchant positions at Sears, True Value and Jerry’s.