True Value Co. senior VP and chief merchandising officer Mike Clark will retire from the co-op after serving in an advisory role through the end of the year.
Clark's post will be filled by former Ace Hardware executive Ken Goodgame, the co-op announced Tuesday.
Clark joined True Value in 2008, and led the charge in building a world-class merchandising organization. His career spans nearly 40 years, with senior executive merchandising roles at both Orchard Supply Hardware and Sears. Clark will embark on a well-earned retirement in California and on the water with his wife, Connie.
“As I reflect on five fulfilling years at True Value, I would like to thank an amazing merchandising team, our dedicated True Value associates and the supportive group of vendors, who are focused on the growth and success of