DHR Completes CEO Search for E.C. Barton & Company

Oct 2, 2017

Jonesboro, AR – Global Executive Search firm DHR International is pleased to announce the successful placement of Steve Brimner as Chief Executive Officer of E.C. Barton & Company. The search was completed by Managing Partner, Scott Harris, and Vice Chairman Martin Pocs.

Prior to joining E.C. Barton, Brimner served as a Corporate Officer and VP Store Operations for Dollar General where he worked for over nine years. Prior to Dollar General, he served in multiple positions of increased responsibility at Sears Holdings and Kmart. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from Montana State University – Billings.

E.C. Barton & Company is a 110-store discount building material chain that operates three retail divisions called Barton’s Lumber Company, Barton’s Surplus Warehouse, and Grossman’s Bargain Outlet in 17 states throughout the Southeast and Northeast. The company was founded in 1885 and is headquartered in Jonesboro, Arkansas. E.C. Barton is an ESOP-owned company.

Since 1989, DHR International has been a leading, privately held provider of executive search solutions with more than 50 wholly-owned offices spanning the globe.  DHR’s renowned consultants specialize in all industries and functions in order to provide unparalleled senior-level executive search, management assessment and succession planning services tailored to the unique qualities and specifications of our select client base. For more information on DHR International, visit https://www.dhrinternational.com.