Jim Lehrer of Brownsboro Hardware & Paint in Louisville, Kentucky, has a passion for his community, and his commitment to helping customers goes far beyond their financial transactions. He purchased an under-performing hardware store in 1998 and has grown to have two thriving locations. He defines his success as both the health of his business and the strength of his bond with his community.

"Do it Best Corp. helps keep me competitive in my marketplace. I can pick and choose the programs that are right for me without any mandates. Inventory availability and order accuracy are outstanding. And the advertising materials allow us to communicate on par with a national competitor at a low, low cost. Being a Do it Best Corp. member means having a partner that you work with day in and day out. We've already exceeded our first dreams for Brownsboro Hardware & Paint. Today, my dream is to carry on this legacy of success for years to come."
- Jim Lehrer