by Yvette Rubenzer | Jan 23, 2017
TAMPA, FLA, January 23, 2017 – Gardner-Gibson, Inc. announces that Bern Gregory has joined the company as Director of Sales supporting Lowe’s. In this role, Gregory will be responsible for all Gardner-Gibson strategic initiatives serving Lowe’s U.S., Canada and Mexico operations.
“We are thrilled to add Bern to the team,” said Sean Hyer, CEO at Gardner-Gibson. “Bern’s experience with both building materials manufacturers and within the Lowe’s organization will serve the Lowe’s/Gardner-Gibson partnership very well and in turn, really champion the needs of the pro contractor.”
“This is a good moment for the building materials category as Lowe’s looks to drive more business among the professional audience,” said Gregory, a former Merchandising Manager for Lowe’s. “Gardner-Gibson’s product line is aligned with Lowe’s pro strategy, making this the perfect time for me to come aboard.”
Bern Gregory brings fifteen years of experience from the building materials category. Most recently, he served as Rustoleum’s National Account Executive for Interior/Exterior Wood Care and Garage/Floor Coatings. Prior to that, he spent years in Merchandising for Lowe’s in departments ranging from Handheld Power Tools; Outdoor Power Equipment; Structural Lumber; Cement/Asphalt Coatings, and Siding; Rough Plumbing; and Rough Electrical.
Bern is a graduate of Appalachian States and lives in Mooresville with his wife, Amanda, and three children.
About Gardner-Gibson, Inc.
Gardner-Gibson, Inc. serves contractors and DIYers as a full line manufacturer of roof, driveway and waterproofing coatings, caulks, spackles and wallpaper adhesives. Headquartered in Tampa, Fla, Gardner-Gibson operates 13 manufacturing and distribution facilities across North America. For more information about Gardner-Gibson products, as well as project resources and application tips, visit www.gardner-gibson.com.