Grainger (NYSE: GWW), broad line distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) products serving businesses and institutions, announced that Jeff Whittemore joined the company as Vice President, Infrastructure.
In this role, he will be responsible for continuing to advance Grainger’s core infrastructure and networking.
“We are excited to welcome Jeff to the company as we continue to build next-generation technology to drive growth and service for customers,” said Jonny LeRoy, Chief Technology Officer, Grainger.” Jeff brings with him impressive breadth and depth of experience, and I look forward to seeing how his passion and new ideas will help advance our modernization journey and strategy.”
Whittemore has nearly 40 years of industry experience in infrastructure and operations. He most recently spent nine years at Ulta Beauty where he was responsible for Ulta Beauty’s Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure, as well as overseeing operations for enterprise IT systems.
Additional career highlights include serving as Vice President, Infrastructure and Compliance, for ArrowStream, founding his own IT consulting practice and creating several startup companies.