Home Depot's New Crew Chief

Upbin, Bruce
January 2007
Forbes Asia;1/29/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p24
This article explains that everyine wants to know where Home Depot is going next. The world's number one home improvement retailer's well-paid chief executive, Robert Nardelli, stunningly resigned on Jan. 3. The new boss is Depot's former vice chairman, Francis Blake. Blake, who was hired by Nardelli, is more cerebral and avuncular than his old friend and defends Nardelli's strategy.


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