Floor & Decor Announces Multi-Year Employment Agreements for Senior Leadership Team and Promotion of Lisa Laube to President
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) (NYSE:FND), a leading specialty retailer of hard surface flooring, announced today that Tom Taylor, Chief Executive Officer, Lisa Laube, Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer, Trevor Lang, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Brian Robbins, Executive Vice President, Business Development Strategy, and David Christopherson, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, have entered into new multi-year employment agreements.
The Company also announced that Ms. Laube has been promoted to President. Ms. Laube has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Merchandising Officer since 2012. In her new role, she will retain responsibility for merchandising, e-commerce, marketing and will assume responsibility for store operations.
Norman Axelrod, Chairman of the Company’s Board of Directors, said, “Tom, Lisa, Trevor, Brian and David have been critical to Floor & Decor’s success and extraordinary growth over the last several years. Under their leadership, the Company has disrupted the hard surface flooring industry with its everyday low prices and broad in-stock assortment. We appreciate their continued commitment to the Company’s growth and congratulate Lisa on her promotion. It reflects her significant contributions to Floor & Decor.”
Mr. Taylor said, “Lisa is a terrific leader, and her influence can be seen throughout our business. It’s the right time for her to take an even bigger role operating our stores, which will enable me to focus on additional strategic growth opportunities. I look forward to continuing to work with her and all of our outstanding Floor & Decor associates.”
About Floor & Decor Holdings, Inc.
Floor & Decor is a multi-channel specialty retailer operating 120 warehouse-format stores across 30 states as of the end of fiscal 2019. The Company offers a broad assortment of in-stock hard-surface flooring, including tile, wood, laminate, vinyl, and natural stone along with decorative and installation accessories, at everyday low prices. The Company was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Released February 4, 2020