Home Depot names svp
Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Home Textiles Today, March 25, 2002
The Home Depot has named Millard Barron as senior vp, store merchandising, reporting to Jerry Edwards, executive vp, merchandising. He will be focused on in-store merchandising, strategy and store design.
Barron joins Home Depot from Payless Cashways, where he was the president and ceo. He has also served as ceo for Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. International, where he was directly responsible for all Wal-Mart operations outside the U.S., which totaled 230 units in seven countries. In addition, he was responsible for its growth development plans, which included joint ventures, acquisitions, and new concepts.