BOB'S DISCOUNT FURNITURE
When Joe Genduso joined Bob’s Discount Furniture in September 2009, he brought with him 20 years of experience in the fields of management consulting, corporate training and platform speaking. In his nine years with Bob’s, Genduso has enjoyed roles in sales training, store management, and he currently holds the position of Director, Management Development.
With 104 stores, 5,000 associates and growing, the focus of internal talent development – as well the recruitment of external professionals – has never been more paramount at Bob’s. The challenge: opening new markets while maintaining the culture and customer experience standards known as “The Bob’s Way”. To that end, Genduso created Bob’s Builders, dedicated to hiring for quality, developing for growth and engaging to retain.
He and his wife, Lisa, reside in Glastonbury, Conn.
No retailer in the industry is growing faster than Bob’s Discount Furniture. Early this fall, they announced plans to enter two new markets. They are the experts when it comes to finding, training and keeping talented people, and they are using innovative technologies and unique social media tools to do it. Joe Genduso, director of […]