TAMPA, FL – Gardner-Gibson Inc. announced that Tim Hyer has joined the company’s executive team, assuming the newly formed position of Vice President of Digital. In this role, Hyer will collaborate with sales, marketing and operations, leveraging technology both internally and externally to drive growth for the business.
“We are excited to bring Tim on board,” said Sean Hyer, CEO at Gardner-Gibson. “As technology continues to grow in the building materials industry we felt like we needed someone with a laser focus and the ability to tap into rapidly changing technology. Gardner-Gibson is committed to being the product and technology leader in an interconnected marketplace. Tim will enhance our digital platform and create new applications for our customers’ mobile devices supporting interconnectivity to our company”.
Hyer has worked in the technology field since graduating from Duke University in 2005. In 2010, Hyer launched Getable, a technology company that builds mobile applications for the construction category. Getable has delivered technology solutions to construction professionals throughout the country and continues to be one of the most popular apps among contractors. Over the past six years, Hyer raised nearly $10 million in venture capital from investors in both Silicon Valley and the construction industry, and remains involved with Getable as the Chairman of the Board.
Gardner-Gibson Inc. is a manufacturer of roof, driveway and waterproofing coatings, caulks, spackles and wallpaper adhesives. Headquartered in Tampa, FL, the company operates 13 manufacturing and distribution facilities across North America.