ATLANTA, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — The Home Depot(R), the world’s largest home improvement retailer, announced that Frank Blake, chairman and CEO, and Craig Menear, executive vice president, Merchandising, will present at the Goldman Sachs Fifteenth Annual Global Retailing Conference in New York. The presentation will begin at 8:45 a.m. ET on September 3, 2008.
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The presentation will be webcast live over the internet at homedepot.com. On the home page, select “Investor Relations” and a link will be displayed under “Events and Presentations.” The webcast will be archived and available at the same location.
The Home Depot(R) is the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer, with 2,259 retail stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam, 10 Canadian provinces, Mexico and China. In fiscal 2007, The Home Depot had sales of $77.3 billion and earnings from continuing operations of $4.2 billion. The Company employs more than 300,000 associates. The Home Depot’s stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: HD) and is included in the Dow Jones industrial average and Standard & Poor’s 500 index. HDG