Bed Bath & Beyond Names Lindblom Chief Technology Officer

Bed Bath & Beyond has appointed Scott Lindblom as chief technology officer of Bed Bath & Beyond, effective September 28. Lindblom will report directly to John Hartmann, chief operating officer and president of buybuy Baby, and will lead the company’s enterprise technology transformation.

Lindblom will be responsible for overseeing the vision and execution of Bed Bath & Beyond’s enterprise technology roadmap to support the company’s digital-first, omni-always customer experience. Lindblom will work with Hartmann, leveraging data, analytics, and agile technology development to create efficiencies, enhance performance, and drive innovation across the organization to build operational excellence, create an engaging, differentiated experience for customers and maximize profitability.

Prior to joining Bed Bath & Beyond, Lindblom was evp/chief information officer at Michaels. Previously, he was group vice president of IT at Ross Stores. He also held senior roles within supply chain management and IT at Best Buy.

Hartmann said, “We are leading an operational and technological transformation to build a more efficient organization and best-in-class omni-always experience for our loyal customers. Scott’s track record implementing leading IT solutions and digital fulfillment capabilities for a number of leading retailers will help us accelerate the modernization of our technology infrastructure and capabilities, to rebuild our authority in our core markets and deepen connections and loyalty with our customers.”