Shaw's Baucom and Bell Named to Georgia 500 List

Dalton, GA, November 2, 2023-Shaw Industries announces the inclusion of president and CEO Tim Baucom and Vance Bell, former CEO and current chairman of the board, in Georgia Trend magazine's Georgia 500 list. The list, which debuted in 2022, celebrates Georgia's leaders who continually contribute to the state's thriving economy.

Georgia Trend, the magazine of Georgia business, politics and economic development and the only statewide business publication, selected the list of honorees after extensive research into nominees from a multitude of sectors across the state. 

Baucom boasts a 40-year career in the flooring industry. His journey at Shaw began in 1992, and has been marked by contributions to sales, innovation, marketing and strategic planning. His tenure has included leadership of both Shaw's commercial and residential divisions. In April 2019, he took the helm as president, and in April 2021, he assumed the additional role of Shaw’s CEO.

Bell's career at Shaw began in 1975, and his leadership roles have encompassed sales, marketing, international business and operations. In 2006, he assumed the position of CEO. Beyond his dedication to Shaw, Bell has been deeply involved in industry, civic and community leadership roles. In April 2022, Bell officially retired as CEO and took on the role of chairman of the board.

Read more about Baucom, Bell and their careers here.

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