RSS   Newsletter   Contact   Advertise with us
Post Online Media

Lumber Liquidators names new CEO

John M. PresleyLumber Liquidators, a specialty retailer of hardwood flooring, announced that John M. Presley is resigning as chief executive officer, effective November 9, 2016.

Mr. Presley served as a Director of the Company since April 2006, stepping forward in November, 2015 to serve as the Company's CEO.

Article continues below

READ MORE Lumber Liquidators appoints Dennis R. Knowles as COO

Mr. Presley is resigning from the board of directors effective December 15, 2016 and Dennis R. Knowles, the company's chief operating officer, has been elected to the board, effective the same date, as a director in the class of directors.

Mr. Knowles is to succeed Mr. Presley as CEO.

Mr. Knowles joined the Company in March 2016 as Chief Operating Officer responsible for the Company's stores organization, sales, merchandising and marketing, installation, distribution and related operations.

Mr. Knowles previously served in store operations leadership roles at Lowe's Companies, Inc. since 2001, most recently as Chief Store Operations Officer.

In addition to overseeing store operations at Lowes, Mr. Knowles had broad strategic and operational leadership roles in merchandising, installation, internet sales, specialty sales, proprietary credit and communications, contributing to Lowe's growth in sales and earnings during his tenure there.

What to read next


More inside POST

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Please allow cookies for fully-functioning website.

Allow Cookies Privacy Policy