Nathan Potter, son of DW Distribution and Dallas Wholesale Builder’s Supply CEO Byron Potter succeeded his father by becoming the company's new CEO last Thursday, March 20.

“I have led the company as CEO since 1985. It is definitely time to make a change, and I am very proud to turn the reins over to my son," said Byron Potter.

Byron Potter become the companies' chairman, and first generation CEO Vernon Potter will transition from chairman to the role of chairman emeritus.