ST. JACOBS, Ont. — Terry Davis, currently CEO of Home Hardware Stores Limited, has been appointed president and CEO. Davis succeeds retiring President Paul Straus, who will remain a consultant to the company. In his expanded role as both president and CEO, Davis will continue to report to Home’s board of directors. He is accountable for the control of the business and the general conduct and affairs of Home Hardware Stores and its wholly-owned subsidiaries. He also remains responsible for the financial control and long-term health of the company.
Davis joined Home Hardware more than four decades ago in a junior warehouse position at the distribution centre in St. Jacobs, Ont. In 2010, he was appointed executive vice-president and COO, and became CEO in 2014.