BlueLinx Holdings Inc. (NYSE: BXC), a distributor of building products, has tapped Shyam K. Reddy as president and CEO, effective immediately.
Reddy succeeds Dwight A.K. Gibson, who is leaving the company.
Reddy has served in a variety of positions over an eight-year tenure at the company. His responsibilities have included leadership of corporate development, strategic planning, human resource management, risk management, governance and compliance, marketing and communications, information technology, pricing and sales excellence, and procurement.
Ian Heller is the Founder and Chief Strategist for Distribution Strategy Group. He has more than 30 years of experience executing marketing and e-business strategy in the wholesale distribution industry, starting as a truck unloader at a Grainger branch while in college. He’s since held executive roles at GE Capital, Corporate Express, Newark Electronics and HD Supply. Ian has written and spoken extensively on the impact of digital disruption on distributors, and would love to start that conversation with you, your team or group. Reach out today at email@example.com.