Rocky’s Ace Hardware, a family-owned business with neighborhood-based stores in seven states, has announced the recent hire of Joseph (Joe) Harrington as their new B2B Sales Manager. Harrington will help guide incremental growth in select territories by identifying and implementing sales strategies, in addition to overseeing the company’s sales team.
“Joe comes to us with extensive and relevant experience in sales,” said Rocky’s Ace Hardware President, Rocco Falcone. “Not only has he worked in the retail space for years, he also has deep ties to communities we proudly serve, having volunteered extensively in youth sports programs. We are thrilled to have him on our team.”
Educated in Springfield at American International College, Harrington brings business acumen to his new role, paired with real-world experience gleaned from various management positions. He previously was employed by two well-established wallcovering companies in New Jersey, and California Paints, based out of Andover, Massachusetts.
He has successfully managed sales territories, store openings and people, as evidenced in the many awards and accolades amassed throughout his career.
Falcone furthered, “With his history of notable achievements, we’re thrilled to welcome Joe to the company. We’re excited to see what the future holds for him and his team.”