Lumber Liquidators appoints Charles E. Tyson as President and CEO

Lumber Liquidators announced that Charles E. Tyson has been named President and CEO, and has been appointed to the company’s Board of Directors, effective May 27, 2020.  Mr. Tyson was appointed Interim President and Principal Executive Officer on February 5, 2020.  Mr. Tyson will report to the Board of Directors.

Mr. Tyson joined the Company in June 2018 as Chief Customer Experience Officer and has been leading the company’s merchandising and marketing, consumer and pro sales, installation, supply chain, distribution and store operations.  Prior to joining Lumber Liquidators, Mr. Tyson served in several key senior roles for Advance Auto Parts, Inc. for over nine years, most recently as Executive Vice President-Merchandising, Marketing and Supply Chain. Prior to Advance Auto Parts, Mr. Tyson served in a variety of senior roles at Office Max and Office Depot.

Lumber Liquidators is one of North America’s leading specialty retailers of hard-surface flooring.