October 15, 2020
Do it Best invests in member growth with new leadership role
FORT WAYNE, IN – Do it Best Corp. is building on its member growth momentum with the creation of a new position on its Sales and Business Development team. Effective immediately, Chris Beach, an accomplished industry veteran, will take on the role of Member Growth Manager. In this leadership position, he will work closely with Do it Best member-owners to drive strategic, sustained growth in a rapidly evolving industry.
“As we continually invest in our ability to serve as strategic partners in our members’ growth, Chris is the perfect person to lead this key initiative,” said Nick Talarico, Vice President of Sales and Business Development. “His experience in developing creative solutions to complex problems, his vast industry knowledge, and his commitment to our members’ success make him the ideal person for this position.”
Beach joined Do it Best in January 2020 as a Strategic Projects Manager and has more than a decade of experience in the wholesale hardware and industrial MRO channels, collaborating with independent retailers and commercial end users on growth and profitability initiatives. As Member Growth Manager, he will oversee a team partnering with members on a full range of growth opportunities, including leading current businesses through remodels and expansions, and driving growth through acquisitions and ground-up development.
“Do it Best and our members are on a strong growth path already. And I’m thrilled to lead an outstanding team committed to helping our members build on that momentum in the years ahead,” said Beach.
About Do it Best Corp.
Based in Fort Wayne, Ind., Do it Best Corp. is the only U.S.-based, member-owned comprehensive and fully integrated hardware, lumber and building materials buying cooperative in the home improvement industry. With annual sales nearing $4 billion, Do it Best Corp. serves thousands of member-owned locations across the United States and in more than 50 other countries. For more information, visit doitbestonline.com and follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter.