Kenneth Goodgame is an influential operations management expert. Through innovative marketing strategies and merchandising, Kenneth has created innumerable OEM excellence. He has also played a pivotal role in streamlining financial oversight besides innovative business strategies. Kenneth’s focus is to maintain a balance between employee engagement, corporate alignment, design sound quality assurance systems and reliable key performance indicators. Through augmenting these functions, Kenneth has been able to improve the performance and profitability margins of different corporations.
Kenneth Goodgame uses transformative leadership to promote growth. His cost analysis abilities, quality improvement mechanism, negotiation skills and capability to enhance productivity cannot be undermined. Kenneth’s broad experience provides him with a veteran’s eye to steer through market shifts. This way, he avoids costly mistakes that may have adverse effects on the profitability and productivity objectives of an organization.
Kenneth is an alumnus of the University of Tennessee, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing. Between 1994 and 2002, Kenneth worked at the Home Depot in Atlanta, GA. He started as a Hardlines D28 product merchant. His duty was to manage all purchases regarding indoor garden category. In 1999, he was promoted to the position of director in charge of proprietary brands. In 2001, Kenneth became the senior global product merchant at the Home Depot. Between 2002 and 2007, Kenneth worked at the Newell Rubbermaid in Huntersville, NC. Here, he started as the president and general manager in charge of Rubbermaid cleaning. In 2004, he was elevated to serve as the president and general manager in charge of Bernzomatic. Between 2006 and 2007, Kenneth was the senior vice president in charge of marketing, sales and channel of the Irwin PTA & Shur-Line painting products.
Between 2008 and 2010, Kenneth worked at the Techtronic Industries North America located in Anderson, SC. Here, he was the president of Baja Motorsports and the president of direct tools factory outlets. Ace Hardware Corporation in Oak Brook, IL, enlisted the services of Kenneth between 2010 and 2013. In this corporation, Kenneth was in charge of general merchandising. Kenneth worked at the True Value Hardware Corporation headquartered in Chicago, IL, between 2013 and 2015. He was the senior vice president and headed the merchandising department.