ECi Software Solutions, a leader in industry-specific information technology solutions, today announced that Todd Harkness has been named President of its LBM & Hardlines Division. Harkness previously served as Vice President of the division and replaces Scott Stanford, who recently left the company after 21 years of service to pursue other interests. Harkness will be responsible for overseeing development of ERP software and services for the lumber, building materials, hardware and janitorial/sanitary industries. ECi markets the Advantage, RockSolid POS and Maytech software to these industries through its separate operating subsidiaries, Advantage Business Computer Systems, Inc. and RockSolid POS, Inc.
“Todd is an industry veteran with a deep knowledge of the LBMH marketplace and the expertise to help enhance our products and services for our customers,” said Trevor Gruenewald, COO of ECi. “Our portfolio of industry-specific ERP software and services combined with Todd’s experience and expertise will help us in our goal to provide our LBMH customers with the technology to keep them competitive and growing. We are really excited to have Todd assume leadership of the LBMH division.”
Harkness joined ECi as Vice President of the LBM & Hardlines Division in October 2011 and became President in January 2013. He brings 20 years of experience in LBMH software. Before joining ECi, Todd led the Support and Professional Services organization for Epicor (formally Activant) in the LBMH vertical. In addition to support and professional services, he has experience in sales, operations, installation, implementation, development and QA. He has an impressive background leveraging industry relationships to develop ERP solutions for the LBMH industry.