June 3, 2015

A new giant is born: the transaction will create a provider of lumber, diversified building products and construction services with over $2.7 billion in revenues, the companies said.

May 13, 2015

At Indianapolis this weekend: A 70th anniversary, BOGOs and e-commerce.

May 13, 2015

PPG Industries has made a number of executive appointments that will go into effect June 1.

May 11, 2015

Hal Lawton’s high-profile departure to Silicon Valley left a trail of executive shifts in its wake. 

May 4, 2015

Wal-Mart Stores is shuffling a number of key executives and also tinkering with its organizational structure.

May 1, 2015

Jeld-Wen has introduced the new Siteline wood and clad-wood window and patio door collection, a new mid-tier line with affordable options.

April 30, 2015

Fourth generation family member Dan Marvin has been promoted to the role of VP business development at The Marvin Companies.

April 14, 2015

Christopher Bardasian has joined WOLF as its new executive VP business and product development.

March 27, 2015

Newell Rubbermaid has promoted Bradford Turner to the role of senior VP, general counsel and corporate secretary.

March 27, 2015

The Window and Door Manufacturers Association (WDMA) installed its new leadership team, including chairman Al Babiuk of Loewen Windows, during the WDMA Spring Meeting and Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C.

March 5, 2015

Cincinnati-based distributor The Hillman Companies has brought a new CFO on board, though he's joining first in a transitional capacity.

February 20, 2015

PPG Industries has updated its executive management structure with the appointment of a new president.

February 12, 2015

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

January 27, 2015

Tom Hodgson joined Alexander Lumber in 1992 as the Aurora District Manager, covering the Chicago Metro region. 

January 26, 2015

Educational content for LMC dealers was based on Wharton Executive Education’s Advancing Business Acumen program.

January 8, 2015

The co-op says Lars Hybel has a wealth of experience leading multinational and global teams, having worked for more than 15 years at Electrolux.

January 6, 2015

With an eye on increasing demand for wood windows and doors, Charlotte, North Carolina-based Jeld-Wen Windows and Doors will showcase its Custom Wood Folding Window and the Premium Wood Swinging Patio Door during the upcoming International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas Jan. 20-22.

January 5, 2015

Construction aggregates supplier Vulcan Materials Company is experiencing personnel changes at its top-most ranks.

December 29, 2014

As Sears Holdings has made a lot of noise about pursuing a digital future, the company quietly lost a high-ranking executive with "online" as part of his title.

A company regulatory filing revealed that Imran Jooma resigned as executive VP and president, online, marketing, pricing and financial services of Sears Holdings Corporation on Dec. 17. The resignation is effective Feb. 6.

December 29, 2014

Whether you’re engaged in the distribution of heavy building materials to dusty job sites, or the display of stylish home decor in a well-lit showroom, the hardware and building supply industry is one giant exercise in human resources.

December 23, 2014

Dan Miller has been named VP retail operations and new business, while Brian Wiborg will assume the role of VP retail development and supply.

December 19, 2014

Barry Sanders, president and COO, will be departing the company as of Jan. 31 in what Scotts described as "an ongoing effort focused on de-layering the company to improve operational efficiency and speed to market."

December 8, 2014

The “Lumberyard of the Future” panel discussion during the 2014 ProDealer Industry Summit in San Diego, California brought together three lumberyard executives to look ahead to the year 2025. 

November 21, 2014

3M has made some adjustments to its leadership team in the form of a new SVP supply chain.

Effecitve immediately, previous managing director 3M United Kingdom-Ireland Region Paul Keel will fill the role in lieu of Christopher Holmes, who is retiring.

“Paul is an accomplished leader whose strategic thinking skills, international experience and demonstrated record of success make him uniquely qualified for this role,” said Inge Thulin, 3M chairman, president and CEO.