Shaw Industries Group, Inc. announced that Benjamin Liebert has been named as executive vice president of its residential business. He will succeed Scott Sandlin in the role, beginning January 3, 2024.
“Earlier this year, Scott made the decision to explore new horizons aligned with his personal aspirations, and together, we initiated a well-planned leadership transition. Scott diligently focused on fortifying the residential business strategy, structure, and leadership team, ensuring a seamless path forward,” said Tim Baucom, president and CEO of Shaw. “As we embark on this new chapter, we are confident that Ben is the right leader to guide us through this next stage in our business transformation.”
Liebert brings more than 20 years of experience in sales, marketing, product development and general management, most recently at Electrolux, a leading home appliance company, to this role. Additionally, he held previous leadership positions at General Electric and HD Supply.
“Ben’s wealth of experience and fresh perspective will build on Scott’s legacy, propelling our organization into a dynamic future of innovation and continued success. His expertise in profitable residential product categories will enhance our business strategy to elevate the value of our already strong brand offerings. Furthermore, Ben’s leadership style aligns seamlessly with our company’s values, emphasizing human-centered, action-oriented and customer-centric approaches,” said Baucom.