ProBuild Names Robert Marchbank CEOJanuary 10th, 2012 by DWM Magazine
ProBuild Holdings Inc., based in Denver, announced that Robert Marchbank has been appointed chief executive officer. Fred Marino, who had served as interim CEO for the past several months, will continue to serve as vice chairman of the company’s board of directors.
Marchbank brings 28 years of management experience in the building supply industry to ProBuild.He joins the company from Wolseley plc, a distributor of plumbing and heating products and supplier of building materials, currently with 41,000 employees in 16 countries. Most recently, he was CEO of European operations.
“Rob successfully ran multiple business operations across 19 countries,” said Marino. “His ability to quickly identify issues and opportunities, adjust operations and improve performance for business units across a number of diverse markets will be invaluable to ProBuild.”
“I’ve spent my entire career in this industry, and I’m passionate about developing and implementing business strategies that drive profitable growth, foster innovation and improve efficiencies,” added Marchbank.