Kenneth Goodgame has been working as the Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for True Value Hardware Company since back in 2013. The company is American owned and is a dealer in owned hardware, serving more than 50 countries all around the world. The base location for True Value Company is held in Chicago, and is currently one of the largest owned member cooperatives out there. The strong heritage behind the company gives them a good reputation along with their exceptional support for giving retailers new growth and success.
Kenneth Goodgame earned his marketing and finance degrees from the University of Tennessee Knoxville, and today, he is an expert who has the knowledge and management for controlling profits and losses. He is also highly capable when it comes to creating teams that have strong outputs in performance. True Value Hardware has been able to achieve a high level of success and impressive returns due to the experience and knowledge Kenneth has with products as well as his customer focused attitude. Today, True Value Hardware Company is known all around the globe by providing a top level brand.
Before his current position, Kenneth was working at Ace Hardware as a manager for global materials for the whole of the company. He was very successful here, managing to design long terms plans that exceeded expectations in terms of sales and growth. He improved on the company’s existed products and processes as well as developed some of his own. Part of his extensive experience in management of merchandise comes from his working with The Home Depot and Black and Decker. He was even the Chief Executive Officer for Rubbermaid cleaning products starting in 2002, where he developed many programs that are still in use by the company today.
Not only is Goodgame excellent at product creation and recognition, but is also skilled at planning promotions, and sales. It takes a lot of commitment and drive to see a vision as clearly as Kenneth sees his, which is what allows him to turn his ideas into a reality.