October 8, 2010, 4:12 PM

Build.com picks a home retailing veteran to head up business development

David Berman, who founded Ral Supply, will also oversee sourcing and vendor dealings.

Lead Photo

Build.com has named the former CEO of a competing online retail site as its newest executive vice president.

Build.com, No. 97 in the Internet Retailer Top 500 Guide, has named David Berman as the executive vice president in charge of sourcing, vendor brand development and business development. He will help guide business strategy for Build.com, which operates multiple niche home improvement sites such as LightingDirect.com and FaucetDirect.com.

Prior to joining Build.com, which generated 2009 web sales of $166.3 million, Berman was the co-founder and CEO of Decorative Product Source, another home furnishings online retailer. Berman also was founder and CEO of Ral Supply Co., a wholesale distribution company.

comments powered by Disqus

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

From IR Blogs

FPO

Deepak Agarwal / E-Commerce

Back-to-school insights from a Top 100 online retailer

It’s the second-largest online shopping season, and one nomorerack.com CEO pays close attention to. Here ...

FPO

Kevin Sterneckert / E-Commerce

The ghost economy: an $800 billion retail data disconnect

A new twist on a classic holiday story that online retailers will relive in the ...

Advertisement