L&W Supply Names New Vice President of Central Region
CHICAGO – Sept. 17, 2021 – L&W Supply has announced that Curt Jenkins, former district manager for Texas, has been promoted to Central Region vice president. Regional vice presidents play a key leadership role at the company, responsible for ensuring L&W Supply’s branches continue to refine service and support for their customers.
Jenkins has been in the building materials industry for 35 years, having spent 24 of those years with L&W Supply. Prior to becoming the manager for Texas District, Jenkins served as branch manager for six different branches in Florida, eventually receiving a promotion to Florida District manager. Jenkins’ proven track record of growing talent and delivering results, coupled with his deep knowledge of the market landscape, has helped earn him this promotion.
“Among the leaders at L&W Supply, Curt Jenkins is uniquely suited for this position,” says Dan Piché, president of L&W Supply. “Not only is he one of our most knowledgeable and experienced district managers, but he has an unparalleled grasp on the complexities of our branches in the Central Region. We’re very excited to see how Curt will continue to push L&W’s branch teams forward to deliver world-class service and operational excellence.
The Central Region of L&W Supply consists of several major markets for building material distribution, including Chicago, Nashville, and the state of Texas. In his new role, Jenkins will be responsible for leading the Central Region to expand the branch footprint, optimize their processes, and reinforce L&W Supply’s commitment to customer and vendor relationships.
About L&W Supply
Headquartered in Chicago, L&W Supply is a leading nationwide distributor of gypsum wallboards, suspended ceiling tiles and other interior building materials. From its founding in 1971, L&W Supply has expanded its reach to 200 branch locations in 38 states. L&W Supply was acquired in 2016 by the nation’s largest wholesale distributor of roofing, siding, windows and gutter materials, ABC Supply Co., reinforcing the companies’ leadership in building materials distribution. More information is available on 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 1982, ABC Supply’s focus has been serving professional contractors and offering the products, services and support they need to build their businesses. A 15-time Gallup Great Workplace Award winner and two-time recipient of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award, ABC Supply is an “employee-first” company. Headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin, ABC Supply has over 800 locations nationwide. More information is available at www.abcsupply.com.
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