Mr. Goodgame specializes in the creation and management of million and billion dollar worth OEM enterprises. His success in the merchandising realm is unparalleled. He mainly specializes in cost analysis, quality improvements, and productivity developments and on negotiations.
The Billion-Dollar Marketing Strategist: Goodgame
Goodgame is an alumni of the University of Tennessee. There, he studied a B.SC in Marketing. He ventured onwards to formal employment. The visionary leader worked for close to four years at Hardlines D28. His primary responsibility was to manage the purchases for this indoor gardening firm. During his tenure, he oversaw massive profits with the company reporting upwards of $3billion in revenues. He is also feted with the company’s expansion into Puerto Rico.
In the period spanning from 1999 to 2001, Goodgame served as the Director of Proprietary Brands. One of his outstanding achievements was to bring on board John Deere. Courtesy of that deal, Proprietary Brand was able to acquire farming equipment successfully. The company grew by a whopping $100 million.
While working at Proprietary, he oversaw the launch of RIDGID. That strategy resulted in a profit earnings of $30 million. It also empowered Proprietary to gain a 10% stake of Sears.
His Success at Home Depo
Kenneth Goodgame has also had a successful stint at Home Depot. He first set foot in the retailing giant in 1994. Come 2001, and he earned a promotion making him the senior product merchant. He was in charge of procuring goods worth $1.6B.
Mr. Goodgame has also served as the President and the GM of Bernzomiatic. His short stint there ended in 2006. During that brief time, the company experienced a massive growth of 94%. By the end of the first year, the firm already added $40 million in sales turnover.
This is a list of the other notable companies Mr. Goodgame has helped grow over the years:-
• He was the V. P of Newell Rubbermain Huntersville, NC
• President at Techtronic Industries North America, Anderson, SC
• Ken was the General Merchandising Manager of Ace Hardware, Oak Brook, Il
• Most recently, he was the CMO and the Senior Vice President at True Value Hardware Corporation, Chicago, IL.