Hibbett Sports, a sporting goods retailer, has hired Scott Bowman as senior vice president (SVP) and chief financial officer (CFO), effective 9 July 2012. Bowman will replace Gary Smith, whose retirement from the Company is effective 8 July 2012.
Bowman, a certified public accountant (CPA), was most recently division CFO – northern division for The Home Depot, a position he has held since 2006. He has also served as senior director, finance – IT with The Home Depot from 2003 to 2006. Prior to that time, Bowman held senior financial positions with Rubbermaid Home Products, including as vice president/controller from 2001 to 2003 and as operations controller from 1999 to 2001. He began his financial career in 1989 with the Sherwin-Williams Company.
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