VAUGHAN, Ont. — TIMBER MART has announced the addition of new hardware buyer Shawn Ettinger to its procurement team. He will be responsible for reviewing, analyzing and selecting hardlines products and vendors for the buying group, including tools, décor, plumbing, imported goods, electrical, builder’s hardware and seasonal products. “Shawn brings to our group an abundance of knowledge in hardlines products and a deep understanding of the independent dealer in Canada,” says Randy Martin, vice-president of procurement for TIMBER MART.
Ettinger brings more than 30 years of experience to the job. Most recently, he was VP for new product development, innovation/marketing and sales strategy at Conros Corp. He spent a decade at Home Depot Canada as national senior product merchant – kitchen, appliances, bath and flooring.