Chip Liebenow is the Director
of Customer Care for The Home Depot in Atlanta, Georgia. Responsible for
operations in the United States, Virgin Islands, Hawaii, Guam, as well as
international partnerships, he has achieved the organization’s highest service
levels while reducing operating costs over twenty percent. His fifteen years
with Home Depot includes experience as a Store Manager, District Operations
Manager, and Regional Reset Manager.
A US Army veteran, Chip served
over a decade in the military achieving the rank of Captain and serving as a
Company Commander. His awards include the Combat Action Badge, Meritorious
Service Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, and Parachutist
Badge. As a paratrooper stationed at Fort Bragg, he helped deploy the first
Airborne MLRS system, tactically referred to as HIMARS system.
Leaving the military to
pursue a civilian career, Chip spent three years at Merrill Lynch managing a
$50 million portfolio before founding five businesses, all focusing on customer
service. His last venture earned accolades as the city’s “most innovative
brand”, employed over thirty US veterans, and retired police officers. He is an
avid outdoors enthusiast and is the proud father of two children that reside in
Memphis, TN. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from Mississippi State and an MBA
from Northcentral University.