Ken Clark
Editor in chief

Home Channel News editor in chief Ken Clark is an eleven-year veteran of Lebhar-Friedman Inc. and was executive editor of Chain Store Age magazine before being promoted to his new position in June 2006.

 

A graduate of Indiana University, Ken’s 19-years of journalism experience includes nearly a decade of covering the retail industry. He began his career as a news reporter in the Caribbean for the BVI Beacon, and later joined the staff of the St. Croix Avis, in the U.S. Virgin Islands. More recently, his work in the retail field has been recognized by Lebhar-Friedman’s Blue Chip Award for Distinguished Journalism.

 

His editorial column on the business of the home channel appears each month in Home Channel News.

 

Ken lives in Metuchen, N.J., with his wife and two children.

Articles by this author:

  • Tue Mar 24 2015

    The NLBMDA's rallying cry hinged on three priority-issue talking points: EPA lead rule reform, the Marketplace Fairness Act, and its signature issue -- the Innocent Sellers Fairness Act.

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  • Tue Mar 24 2015

    Marijuana legalization was a surprise topic during the NLBMDA Spring Meeting & Legislative Conference.

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  • Tue Mar 24 2015

    Washington, D.C. -- When pro dealers gather to talk about their business, it's usually not long before they talk about the challenges of healthcare costs and labor shortages.

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  • Mon Mar 23 2015

    Looking into the future of the American automobile, Melville, New York-based Leviton launched the next generation of electric vehicle charging station pedestals for workplace environments.

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  • Thu Mar 19 2015

    The Connecticut-based lumberyard acquires assets of Rogers Sash & Door, also of Connecticut.

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  • Wed Mar 18 2015

    Las Vegas -- Condoleezza Rice added star power to the general session that kicked off the 2015 Ace Hardware Spring Convention & Exhibits. 

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  • Mon Mar 16 2015

    Another earnings season has come and gone for the 30 companies tracked by the HBSDealer Stock Watch. This season was mostly positive.

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  • Fri Mar 13 2015

    More than just an innovative real estate play, the company’s new store design sets a tone -- one that is described internally as “affordable upscale.”

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  • Fri Mar 13 2015

    With J.D. Power scores in its sights, the Chicago-based co-op rolls out in-store chats, along with a national training program.

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  • Fri Mar 13 2015

    The 2015 Home Improvement Research Institute Spring Conference returns to Orlando, Florida.

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Blogs by this author:

  • On Thursday afternoon, it was announced to the entire company of Lebhar-Friedman, publishers of Home Channel News, that one of our colleagues had died suddenly and unexpectedly.

    Dave Stewart was 51 years old. He was a salesman for HCN’s sister publication Chain Store Age. It is impossible to adequately celebrate any life with an appropriate degree of eloquence and reverence. But it can be helpful for the writer. So here it goes.