|03/06/14 - Lowe's to Webcast Presentation from the UBS Global Consumer Conference|
MOORESVILLE, N.C., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) announces that Robert A. Niblock, chairman, president and CEO, and Robert F. Hull, Jr., chief financial officer, will present at the UBS Global Consumer Conference in Boston, MA. What: Presentation by Robert Niblock and Bob Hull at the UBS Global Consumer Conference in Boston, MA When: 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, March 13, 2014
|03/04/14 - Lowe's Appoints Michael A. Jones Chief Customer Officer|
--Gregory M. Bridgeford Sets Plans to Retire After 32 Years with Lowe's-- MOORESVILLE, N.C., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today announced that Michael A. Jones has been named the company's chief customer officer, effective April 30, 2014. Jones currently serves as Lowe's chief merchandising officer, overseeing the full merchandise offering for all Lowe's U.S. stores and Lowes.com, as well as all global sourcing activities. Jones will succe
|02/26/14 - Lowe's Reports Fourth Quarter Sales And Earnings Results|
-- Announces $5 Billion Share Repurchase Authorization -- MOORESVILLE, N.C., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) today reported net earnings of $306 million for the quarter ended January 31, 2014, a 6.3 percent increase over the same period a year ago. Diluted earnings per share increased 11.5 percent to $0.29 from $0.26 in the fourth quarter of 2012. For the fiscal year ended January 31, 2014, net earnings increased 16.7 percent to $2.3 billion and diluted earni
|02/19/14 - Lowe's Companies, Inc. Invites You to Join Its Fourth Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call Webcast|
MOORESVILLE, N.C., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) fourth quarter 2013 earnings press release, you are invited to listen to its conference call to be broadcast live over the internet on Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time with: Robert A. Niblock, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Gregory M. Bridgeford, chief customer officer; and Robert F. Hull, Jr., chief financial officer. Supplemental slides will be av
|Richard D. Maltsbarger |
Business Development Executive
Richard Maltsbarger has served as Lowe’s business development executive since 2012, and assumed the additional role of president of Orchard Supply Hardware in 2013. Orchard Supply, a west coast chain of neighborhood hardware and backyard stores, which Lowe’s acquired in August 2013, operates as a separate, standalone business of Lowe’s, retaining its brand and its San Jose headquarters. Maltsbarger led the Lowe’s team to acquire Orchard from bankruptcy.
As business development executive, Maltsbarger leads Lowe’s strategic planning and realization function, research and consumer insights, as well as the company’s innovation center. Over the past several years, he and his team have worked to expand Lowe’s portfolio of businesses. Maltsbarger joined Lowe’s in 2004 as director of consumer analytics and, during his tenure, served as senior vice president of strategy, vice president of strategic planning and vice president of research. Prior to Lowe’s, Maltsbarger served as a senior retail strategy consultant with IBM, advising firms in the retail, hospitality and distribution industries.Maltsbarger earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in agricultural economics from the University of Missouri and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis.