L&W Supply Names New North Region Vice President

CHICAGO – March 5, 2019 – L&W Supply Corporation, one of the nation’s largest distributors of wallboard, steel stud, ceiling systems and related building products, has announced the promotion of Charles Collins to North Region vice president.

Collins has over 20 years of experience in the building materials industry and was most recently manager of ABC Supply’s South & West Texas District. “We’re excited to have Charles join our team,” said Dan Piché, L&W Supply president. “He has a proven track record and is widely respected by customers and associates.”

As North Region vice president, Collins will be responsible for the overall management of L&W Supply’s branches throughout the North Region, with a focus on developing talent and providing world-class customer service.

About L&W Supply

Since 1971, L&W Supply has been recognized as a world-class interior products company and is one of the nation’s largest distributors of wallboard, suspended ceiling tiles, steel studs, joint treatment, insulation, fasteners and related building products. L&W Supply was acquired by ABC Supply in November 2016. Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, L&W Supply operates 164 branches in 35 states. More information about L&W is available online at www.lwsupply.com.

About ABC Supply

ABC Supply Co. Inc. is the largest wholesale distributor of roofing in the United States and one of the nation’s largest wholesale distributors of select exterior and interior building products. Since its founding by Ken and Diane Hendricks in 1982, ABC Supply’s sole focus has been serving professional contractors—taking care of them better than any other distributor and offering the products, services and support they need to build their businesses. A 12-time Gallup Great Workplace Award winner and recipient of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award, ABC Supply is an “employee-first” company that treats its associates with respect and gives them the tools they need to succeed. Headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin, ABC Supply has more than 700 locations nationwide. More information is available at www.abcsupply.com.

Katie Goodale
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