May 8, 2015

Gypsum wallboard company Continental Building Products has a new CFO in Dennis Schemm.

May 4, 2015

Masonite announced that its executive VP and CFO Mark J. Erceg will leave the company effective May 18 to become the executive VP and CFO of Canadian Pacific Railway.

May 4, 2015

True Value Company has announced that Deborah O’Connor will join the company as senior VP and CFO, succeeding David Shadduck, who left True Value effective April 30, 2015.

March 19, 2015

Timberland management company Pope Resources has a new VP and chief financial officer in John Lamb, who is taking the vacant role left by Tom Ringo.

February 12, 2015

Newell Rubbermaid has tapped one of its 10-year veterans to fill the role of executive VP and CFO.

January 7, 2015

Gypsum wallboard supplier Continental Building Products has named James Bachmann as president and CEO, effective immediately.

December 10, 2014

Rayonier Inc. has named Mark McHugh to the role of SVP and CFO, effective Dec. 12, 2014.

October 21, 2014

CalStar Products' new CFO is Jack Barry, an experienced C-level executive with a wealth of experience in LEAN manufacturing principles.

“Jack’s diversity of experience, across a variety of categories and company sizes, brings key knowledge as CalStar continues its growth trajectory from startup to leading building products company,” said CalStar CEO Joel Rood. “In particular, his knowledge of LEAN principles and ability to maximize internal efficiencies will help CalStar maximize its high-volume manufacturing capabilities.”

October 3, 2014

In keeping with its previously announced plans, Sears Holdings Corp. has officially sold the majority of its 51% stake in Sears Canada, lowering that number to 12%.

September 12, 2014

Indianapolis-based hhgregg Inc. has brought on Robert Riesbeck as CFO, effective Sept. 15.

August 21, 2014

Among the decisions facing Sears Holdings is what to do with its 51% stake of Sears Canada.

Rob Schriesheim, Sears Holdings' chief financial officer, addressed that question and others as part of the company's second-quarter earnings report.

August 15, 2014

Newell Rubbermaid's EVP and CFO Doug Martin has put in his notice and is moving on to life with a new -- and undisclosed -- company.

July 31, 2014

Kris Matula and Mack Hogans are the newest addition to Boise Cascade's board of directors, the company announced Wednesday. The two join the board as longtime member Samuel Mencoff resigns.

Matula is the retired president and CEO of cellulose-based product manufacturer Buckeye Technologies, which Georgia-Pacific acquired in 2013. Before his time at the head of the company, Matula served as Buckeye’s CFO. He’ll serve on Boise Cascade’s compensation committee.

July 23, 2014

Marietta, Georgia-based wholesale building supply company Robert Bowden announced this week that it would begin using Epicor’s BizTrack software.

According to the company’s CFO Greg Lucas, the switch from a proprietary planning system is the result of Robert Bowden’s growth since starting in 1983.

July 1, 2014

Tile Shop has elected a new CFO, who will be joining the company from Best Buy, Inc. and replacing Timothy Clayton, who is leaving to pursue another opportunity.

June 25, 2014

Mooresville, North Carolina-based Lowe’s CFO Bob Hull added color to the company’s effort to maximize its multichannel efficiencies and move away from a build-stores-and-they-will-come approach to growth.   

[Read about Lowe's first quarter earnings here.]

June 11, 2014

Ace Hardware Corporation hired Karen Fedyszyn as VP of information technology (IT) and chief information officer.

Reporting to Ace’s CFO, Fedyszyn will play an integral role in driving strategic technology and systems management for Ace to shape business functions and deliver significant return on investments, the co-op said.

June 6, 2014

In continuation of its personnel expansion for the new post-split company, Rayonier Advanced Materials has appointed Benson Woo to the title of CFO.

The move was precipitated by the recent split from Rayonier of its Performance Fibers businees, now known as Rayonier Advanced Materials.  

May 28, 2014

Pro dealer Robert Bowden Inc. was named one of the Georgia Fast 40 by the Atlanta Chapter of The Association for Corporate Growth.

The award recognizes the Marietta, Georgia-based company as one of the 40 fastest-growing middle-market companies in the state.

May 5, 2014

Following a long episode of data-breach damage control, Target Corp. CEO Gregg Steinhafel is stepping down as Target Corp. president, CEO and chairman of the board. 

An statement released Monday morning from Target reads:  "Today we are announcing that, after extensive discussions, the board and Gregg Steinhafel have decided that now is the right time for new leadership at Target." 

April 30, 2014

Installed Building Products has welcomed Todd Fry to the company as chief accounting officer and principal accounting officer.

Reporting to CFO Michael Miller, Fry will bring his considerable financial experience to bear on his new role. He was most recently CFO of Champion Industries, a role he served in for 15 years.

April 30, 2014

Chicago-based True Value Co. senior VP and CFO David Shadduck liked what he saw during the first quarter, and didn't hesitate to describe the cold and snowy winter as a net gain for the co-op's 4,500 retailers.

The co-op reported gross billings of $460.1 million for the quarter, up 3.6% from $444.2 million for the same period a year ago. Revenue was $331.5 million, an increase of 6.0%.

April 17, 2014

Marysville, Ohio-based Scotts Miracle-Gro Company named Randy Coleman as executive VP and CFO.

Coleman replaces Larry Hilsheimer, who has left the company after slighlty more than a year in his role.

Chairman and CEO Jim Hagedorn described Coleman as a better fit for the position.

March 12, 2014

ProBuild Holdings has named Jeff Pinkerman as chief financial officer.