GMS Acquires Olympia Building Supplies

October 2016

GMS Inc., a North American distributor of gypsum wallboard and suspended ceiling systems, has acquired Olympia Building Supplies, LLC.
    
Olympia is a supplier of wallboard and related construction products including steel studs, joint compound, finishing products, insulation and other specialty products to the South Florida market. Founded in 2008, Olympia has grown rapidly from a single location in Pompano, Fla., to the current network of three branch locations located in Pompano, Miami and West Palm Beach. Led by a senior management team averaging in excess of 20 years of industry experience, Olympia is well-positioned to service the commercial and multi-family residential end markets.
    
Olympia will continue to operate under its current name, and the entire team will join GMS, including its general manager, Roger Shingler.