May 6, 2014

Modern Group's Integrated Systems Division has rehired Daryl Hull as a sales specialist for Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin and Lebanon Counties. Hull has over 40 years of material-handling industry experience, including 28 at Modern Group, and most recently with LTW Intralogistics specializing in automated warehousing solutions.

December 5, 2013

Pittsburgh-based Versatex Trimboard hired Dan Smith as a market development specialist for western New York and southeast Canada.

Smith is based in Canandaigua, N.Y. Until recently, he was a sales representative for Lakeside Quality Building Products in Ontario, N.Y.

"Dan brings an outstanding combination of practical knowledge and customer-focused attitude to his new position," said Versatex VP of sales Rick Kapres. "He understands business and he knows his way around a job site, so he appreciates the challenges that a contractor faces in the field."

March 7, 2012

Cilio Technologies, a Brookfield, Wis.-based specialist in automated order distribution and management of installed sales for the building materials industry, has announced the launch of the Cilio Partners Portal, a Web platform for home improvement retailers and manufacturers. The cloud-based software solution gives all trading partners real-time visibility and insight into orders and the sales channel, according to the company.

June 29, 2011

Do it Best Corp. has promoted Marty Bailey to a new position in charge of the co-op's World Class Commerce Center initiative. The Fort Wayne, Ind.-based co-op also promoted Gary Hoffmann to the position of national advantage program manager.

May 20, 2011

A federal grand jury has indicted Ronald Kiser, a former credit specialist for G.E. Consumer Finance, with bank fraud for diverting $465,000 worth of checks into his mother’s bank account. Kiser, 40, handled the Lowe’s account for G.E. 

October 20, 2008

Bert W. Maldonado is now responsible for all of the 67-branch region's vehicles and vehicle-related...

June 19, 2008

Many companies are establishing their own green programs to help move eco-friendly efforts forward. In...

June 15, 2008

There’s no doubt that “green” is red hot. In the last year, Ace, True Value...

March 16, 2008

Bill Johnson, owner of Johnson’s True Value in Groton, Conn., was vacationing in Palm Springs,...