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Beacon Names Bennett as New CCO and EVP

Bennett will join Beacon in the newly created role of chief commercial officer (CCO) in June.

Beacon (NASDAQ: BECN), Herndon, Virginia, announced this week that it has named Jonathan S. Bennett as executive vice president and chief commercial officer (CCO), the latter of which is a newly created role.

Bennett is slated to join Beacon on June 1. He will be responsible for the company’s integrated go-to-market strategy comprising selling excellence, category management, marketing, pricing, and supply chain.

Prior to joining Beacon, Bennett served as executive vice president, merchandising and supply chain at Total Wine & More since 2016. From 2013 to 2016, he served as chief merchandising officer for Interline Brands. He also worked for The Home Depot in various roles before joining Interline.

“Jonathan is a very welcome addition to the Beacon team,” said Beacon CEO and President Julian Francis. “His extensive commercial background in both retail and B2B environments, combined with his track record of sales and margin growth, will strengthen Beacon and create value for our customers as we grow our digital platform and further differentiate our market approach. “

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