“In addition to giving us a strong presence in Denver, the company and capable people offer us a platform on which to grow throughout the mountain states region,” said Kodiak chairman Paul Hylbert.
Jones-Heartz Drywall Supply’s team of 57 people will remain in place, with Greg Lyon leading the combined drywall operations of Jones-Heartz and Great West Drywall Supply.
Great West, acquired in 2012, is a specialty distributor of gypsum, steel framing, ceilings, insulation, and accessories serving contractors in the greater Denver. Terms the Jones-Heartz deal were not disclosed.
The investment company also owns:
New England Building Supply, a pro-oriented Boston-based building material supplier.