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Ron Jarvis

Ron Jarvis
Chief Sustainability Officer
The Home Depot
Ron Jarvis is the Chief Sustainability Officer for The Home Depot. He is responsible for aligning the Company’s business strategies with its social, environmental and sustainability objectives. Ron also leads our SER factory audits, Utility Rebates, Product Safety departments, and he is the chairman of the Home Depot Environmental Council.

Ron joined the Company in 1995 as a merchant. He has held positions of increasing responsibility including divisional merchandise manager, national product merchant, global product merchant, vice president of merchandising and senior vice president of pro and tool rental. Ron is a past Board member of The Home Depot Foundation, as well as an Outward Bound Board member and a past member of the Yale Forest Forum. Prior to joining the Company, Ron spent 11 years with Lowe’s in sales and merchandising. Ron has a bachelor’s degree in business and economics from North Carolina State University.

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Wednesday
January 13
1:45 pm2:15 pm
EST
Social movements taking place around the world and for myriad reasons are causing--and in some cases forcing-- us to look at what we stand for. This timely discussion deals with a brand's agility, the consumer psyche and sensitive topics such as equality, tolerance, acceptance and partnerships. Here we'll address the processes used to guide a company's direction, departments necessary for… Read more