Appliance Update Call w/Robert E. Baird

Thursday October 27, 2016

Please RSVP to participate in a industry conference call with:

Appliance Sector Senior Executive

Robert E. Baird, Most recently Home Depot’s Merchandising VP of Kitchen and Appliances

Moderator: Joe Feldman, SMD & Assistant Director of Research, Telsey Advisory Group

Time: 10:00AM ET


  • Gain insight into the latest trends in the appliance industry, including what Whirlpool’s soft quarter means for the sector.
  • Hear about share shifts in the appliance industry and which companies stand to benefit.
  • Get a better understanding on J.C. Penney’s strategy and its impact on the industry.

About Robert E. Baird:

Robert E. Baird has an extensive, 40-year history in the consumer products industry, with diverse merchandising, marketing, and operations experience at the manufacturing, wholesale, and retail levels. His most recent role was as Merchandising Vice President – Kitchen and Appliances at The Home Depot, where he helped build the appliance business from the ground up to $3.5B in sales and managed the company’s ~$6B Kitchens and Appliances business. Before his 15-year tenure at Home Depot, Mr. Baird had many years of similar operational experience at Montgomery Ward, The Good Guys, Circuit City, Fred Smid, and The Maytag Company.

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