Grainger Appoints Chief Information Security Officer

March 8, 2021 Grainger Appoints Chief Information Security Officer

W.W. Grainger Inc. has appointed Julie Myerholt vice president and chief information security officer (CISO).

Myerholt has more than two decades of experience in IT operations, information security, and enterprise risk management. She joins Grainger from First Solar, where she served in a variety of IT leadership roles throughout her 13-year tenure, most recently as the company’s CISO.

“We are thrilled to welcome Julie to the company as her role is critical to serving customers, helping ensure our systems are secure, and protecting our customer, company, and team member data,” said Jonny LeRoy, Grainger chief technology officer. “I am confident that she will serve as a trusted advisor, as we continue to transform and provide digital solutions to help our customers solve their problems.”

About Grainger
W.W. Grainger Inc. is a broad-line supplier of maintenance, repair, and operating products serving businesses and institutions in North America. It has an expanding presence in Asia, Europe, and Latin America. For more information, visit