NKC Hires New Marketing Manager
Nathan Kimmel Co., LLC announces Megan McBride as its new marketing manager. McBride previously worked as NKC’s marketing and database intern while completing her degree in international business from the Univ
Dodge Data & Analytics Appoints New Chief Economist
Dodge Data & Analytics announces the appointments of Richard Branch as chief economist and Kim Kennedy as the director of forecasting. Branch succeeds Robert Murray, Dodge’s longstanding chief economist and vi
Hilti North America Announces Personnel Changes
Avi Kahn, region head and chief executive officer of Hilti North America, has been promoted to the Hilti Group Executive Board effective Jan. 1, 2020.
Over his 15-year career, Kahn has held various ro
Tom Dorsey to Lead Grabber Southeast Regional Sales Division
Grabber Construction Products announces Tom Dorsey has accepted the position of Southeast regional sales manager. Having experience with building products from flooring to acoustical ceilings, Dorsey brings va
GMS Appoints Mitchell B. Lewis to the Board of Directors
GMS Inc. announced July 25 that its board of directors has appointed Mitchell B. Lewis to serve as an independent member of the board of directors effective July 23, 2019.
Lewis is the current preside
Max USA Corp. Announces Personnel Changes
Max USA Corp. has promoted Danny Hale to the role of national accounts sales executive and hired Mike Laudenbach, its new North Midwest regional sales executive.
Hale joined Max in 2017, and he has si
Telling Industries Announces Personnel Changes
Telling Industries announces John Greminger’s promotion to national sales manager and the hiring of Brian Lanigan as operations manager and Rick Rabe as supply chain director.
As national sales manage
AWCI Announces New EVP & CEO
AWCI President Nancy Brinkerhoff has announced that Michael F. Stark will succeed Steven A. Etkin as executive vice president and CEO of the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry and the Foundation of t
Brooks Elected President of ASA
Members of the American Subcontractors Association elected Anthony Brooks of Platinum Drywall in Maumelle, Ark., to serve as the association’s 2019–2020 president. His term began July 1.
CEMCO Mourns the Passing of Richard Poliquin, President Emeritus
The CEMCO family is deeply saddened to announce the loss of President Emeritus and industry beacon Richard Poliquin on June 27.
Poliquin was born in 1930 and was raised in North Dakota before coming to
Grabber Welcomes New Midwest Regional Sales Manager
Grabber Construction Products has hired Brett Steinheider as its Midwest regional sales manager. Steinheider brings with him a wealth of sales experience and valuable relationships in the construction industry
L&W Supply Honors Eight New Managing Partners in 2019
Building products distributor L&W Supply has promoted eight branch managers to managing partner status. The designation is the highest level of achievement among the company’s branch managers and places them i
AWCI Colorado Presents Its 2018 Excellence in Construction Awards
During an awards dinner on May 23, 2019 , Nate Reimer, president of the AWCI Colorado, presented the 2018 Excellence in Construction Awards to the following recipients:
South Valley Drywall, Inc., Gold
Dryvit Hires New Senior Executive
NewBrick has hired former Glen-Gery Brick president and veteran building materials executive Doug Rende as executive vice president of sales and marketing.
NewBrick is a part of the RPM family of comp
Grabber Construction Products Announces New Personnel
Grabber Construction Products appointed Robert Waterhouse as the company’s president and chief executive officer effective April 15, 2019. Waterhouse assumed the role held by Roland Snyder, who retired and had
GMS Appoints Teri McClure to the Board of Directors
GMS Inc. announced that its board of directors has appointed Teri P. McClure to serve as an independent member of the board of directors, effective April 23, 2019.
McClure is currently chief human res
Steel Framing Industry Association Elects 2019-2020 Board of Directors
The Steel Framing Industry Association has elected new board of directors and officers for 2019–2020. SFIA voting members unanimously approved the slate of steel framing industry leaders selected by the organi
AD Announces Completion of IDI Merger
AD, the member owned buying/marketing group, has completed the merger with IDI Independent Distributors Inc., effective April 1, 2019.
IDI is now AD Canada Industrial & Safety.
IDI brings 103
GMS Announces Leadership Succession Plan
GMS Inc. President and Chief Executive Officer Mike Callahan informed the GMS board of directors of his decision to retire effective Aug. 2, 2019. The board appointed John C. Turner Jr. as president effective
The Drake Group Merges with AD
AD, the member-owned buying and marketing group, announces the merger of The Drake Group, LLC and AD’s Building Materials Division to form the AD Gypsum Supply Division. This union brings together two of the l
L&W Supply Announces Promotions
L&W Supply Corporation, Chicago, has promoted Charles Collins to North Region vice president and Bob Bowser to South Central District manager.
Collins has more than 20 years of experience in the building
Dudding Hired at Rockfon
Rockfon has named Warren Dudding as its vice president of marketing and business development for North America. He reports directly to John Medio, president of Rockfon North America, and will work closely with
USG Corporation President/CEO and Five Others to Leave USG Following Closing of Knauf Merger
USG Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer Jennifer F. Scanlon announced Jan. 22, 2019, that she intends to leave USG upon, and subject to, the completion of the pending $7 billion acquisition with
AWCI Announces New Officers
New leadership was elected by members of the Association of the Wall and Ceiling Industry during the association’s Industry Executives’ Conference & Committee Meetings event held in San Antonio at the end of S
Kudlak Is Aerosmith Fastening Systems President
Aerosmith Fastening Systems announces that Don Kudlak has accepted a promotion to president of the company. His promotion follows the retirement of Robert Shluzas.
Kudlak has been part of the specialt
Mid-Am Announces New Leadership
Team Mid-Am Building Supply, an independent, family-owned distributor of building products in the Midwest, announces an operational plan to re-align the organization with a focused corporate strategy centered