Bryan Yeazel
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Stock Building Supply, which ranks 9th in the ProSales 100, announced today the appointment of Bryan J. Yeazel to the role of chief operating officer. Yeazel, who has served as an executive officer at the company since 2005, will lead the regional operating businesses and integrated supply chain.

"Bryan has been an influential executive leader with Stock for nearly 10 years and, in this new role, will provide focused growth leadership in support of our local operations and the numerous customers we serve daily," said Stock president and CEO Jeff Rea.

In connection with the appointment, C. Lowell Ball will lead the company's legal and risk management teams as a senior vice president and general counsel. "Lowell has been a strong leader for Stock since joining our company and has provided our local businesses with outstanding counsel and support." Rea said.