84 Lumber today announced Ken Kucera will now be the Vice President of Installed Sales and Manufacturing. In his new role, Kucera will lead 84 Lumber’s strategy and implementation for growing the components manufacturing business across the country.
“We’ve seen an increasing demand for engineered and manufactured wood products across the industry,” said Frank Cicero, Chief Operating Officer at 84 Lumber. “Ken’s proven track record of performance and strong leadership, as well as his existing relationships and knowledge of our sales and manufacturing tactics, make him the ideal candidate to lead this important growth strategy.”
Kucera joined 84 Lumber in 2001 and has played a key role in profitably managing installed sales and the multi-family business units. Kucera earned his Bachelor of Arts degree at Cleveland State University.
“It is an honor to join the components team and support our efforts to grow our stores,” said Kucera. “We have high expectations in 2020, starting with the opening of new facilities, which will create sales and employment opportunities all while supporting our customers.”