BuyMetrics was founded in 1995 with one single purpose: to serve buyers. Our founder knew: where commodities/standardized products could be readily identified in marketplace, and delivery/logistics managed, the BUYER could control the purchase interface and leverage the derived market knowledge.
BuyMetrics is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, and serves customers nation-wide.
Valerie Hansen, Founder and Chairman
Ms. Hansen held key administrative positions within the University of Wisconsin System before assuming the leadership of her family's building materials business in 1978. As owner and CEO, Hansen led Big Buck Building Centers Inc (Big Buck Builders Supply, Custom Component Company, ProMillwork) for 30 years prior to their sale in 2008. Throughout her long career Hansen actively participated in community and industry leadership, serving on numerous Boards at both the local and national level.
Alan K. Gay, Co-Owner
Mr. Gay brings a wealth of industry, operating, and technology experience to BuyMetrics. He was formerly a vice president of Georgia-Pacific, responsible within the building products distribution division for national accounts, Mid-Atlantic operations, marketing, e-business strategy, and specialty product procurement. Mr. Gay also has fourteen years of experience with IBM, including the last four as vice president of consulting and systems integration for the southeastern US. Mr. Gay is also serves as executive chairman of FNB Bank and FNS Bancshares of Scottsboro, AL.
Scott Moll, Director of Development
Mr. Moll has 26 years of experience in application design and development experience, and has led the company's development effort for the past 16 years. He combines proven technical expertise with a strong knowledge of commodity purchasing practices. Mr. Moll holds B.S. degrees in physics and computer science and a Masters degree in computer science from the University of Wisconsin.