February 25, 2014

Atlanta -- True Value Co.'s Special Order App for mobile devices is putting more power into the hands of retailers, according to the co-op.

What began as a concept about 18 months ago, the True Value mobile ordering app is now in its sixth month of operation. It's in use at about 1,800 retailers making thousands of orders, said Rosalee Hermens, VP and chief information officer for True Value. 

December 11, 2013

Kathy Hendricks, who had overseen ABC Supply’s information technology function for 28 years, most recently as VP and chief information officer, has been named to the newly created position of executive director of customer connectivity.

In her new role, she will lead ABC Supply’s strategic initiative to design, develop and implement the new information technology services and solutions that will connect ABC Supply to its customers and make it easier for its customers to run their businesses.

April 14, 2012

Mooresville, N.C.-based announced today that Michael K. Brown, executive VP and chief information officer, has announced plans to accept the company's Voluntary Separation Program and retire after almost 28 years with the company.

The company has already begun a search for a chief information officer. Brown will continue to serve in his present role for a period of time to assist with the transition.

March 3, 2011

Jess Brown, a Wolseley veteran who worked at both Stock Building Supply and Ferguson Enterprises, has been named VP and chief information officer at RelaDyne, a provider of lubrication products and services for equipment management. 

December 7, 2008

Home Depot’s former chief information officer will serve as the chief technology officer of First...

September 4, 2008

Matt Carey replaces Bob DeRodes, who said in April he planned to depart the company...

April 2, 2008

Bob DeRodes will continue his responsibilities for the company’s information technology until his departure....