Content about Bernard Marcus

March 2, 2012

More on Bernie Marcus

“As a proud associate of The Home Depot, I take great exception to Eric Ziedrich’s comments (in the Readers Response area) regarding Bernie Marcus. (Marcus contribution, alternative view, Feb. 10)

“No one believes that Bernie is God, but he is, and was, a true visionary. He understood what the people wanted and needed, and provided it for them.

December 2, 2011

When Bernie Marcus talks, people listen. That’s one reason you can catch him on the television business news programs.

Home Channel News spoke to the co-founder of The Home Depot for the purpose of promoting the 30th anniversary of the City of Hope research and treatment facility. Of course, the conversation strayed to home improvement. One of his lessons to retailers of any stripe: Keep your eyes open.

June 6, 2011

The year 2004 marked the inauguration of the Home Channel Hall of Fame, with four deserving honorees, including Home Depot founders Bernie Marcus and Arthur Blank, inducted during the Golden Hammer Awards ceremony.

The inaugural Hall of Fame induction ceremony also honored Joe Orgill, chairman of Orgill, and Joe Hardy, founder of 84 Lumber.

Here are the Home Channel Hall of Fame inductees listed in chronological order:

2004: Bernie Marcus, co-founder, Home Depot

2004: Arthur Blank, co-founder, Home Depot 

October 3, 2010

Bernie Marcus, a small-business folk hero? That’s right....

September 19, 2010

In an interview with CNBC, The Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus criticized the Obama administration...

December 14, 2008

It’s the housing market, stupid....

May 21, 2008

Atlanta -- Home Depot held its annual meeting here, with customer service topping the list...

March 10, 2008

According to the Atlanta Journal Constitution, Bernie Marcus first got involved with the hospital in...