NAPA, Calif. – Building supply company Central Valley has appointed William (Bill) Robertson as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) effective Oct. 31. Robertson succeeds David Templeton, who had previously announced his intent to retire after a seven-year career with the company.
Prior to joining Central Valley, Robertson held a number of executive positions, including Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Orchard Supply Hardware (OSH), where he was responsible for financial and corporate strategy from 2007 through 2011. Following OSH, Robertson held the position of CFO at Spectralink, a designer and manufacturer of wireless equipment serving retail and manufacturing clients around the world. Most recently, Robertson has provided CFO-level services to small- to mid-sized businesses as a consultant and advisor.
“After a thorough state-wide search, we are thrilled to welcome Bill Robertson to Central Valley,” said Steve Patterson, President and Chief Executive Officer of Central Valley. “Bill is a great addition to our seasoned team of executives and his experience is a great asset as we look at potential growth opportunities.”
“I am very excited to be joining Central Valley at such an important time in the company’s history,” said Robertson. “The building materials industry is growing and changing every day, and I look forward to being part of the team that is driving growth.”
Robertson holds an MBA from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business and an undergraduate degree in accounting from California State Polytechnic University in Pomona.