April 31

  • Generac appointed Jennifer Anderson as executive vice president of global corporate strategy and development.
  • Ward Lumber named Bryan Mellick as the company’s new CEO.
  • Beacon appointed Prithvi Gandhi as executive vice president and chief financial officer.
  • Do it Best Corp. named Eric Knox as its new director of LBM sales.
  • ABC Supply recognized two associates with the Ken Hendricks Award: Kurt Smith, managing partner of the ABC Supply branch in Louisville, Ky., and Leon Clark, mountain west district manager.

April 17

  • Do it Best promoted 15 team members and hired four individuals in April.
  • The board of directors of the Hardwood Manufacturers Association elected Matthew Netterville of Fred Netterville Lumber Company as president of the association.
  • Lumbermens Merchandising Corporation announced the Manufactured Housing Buyers Group is joining the LMC.
  • Thermory appointed Kevin DeMars as the new CEO of Thermory USA.
  • Specialty building materials distributor US LBM named Aaron Cox, retail manager at the company’s Higginbotham Brothers division in north Texas, as its 2024 Humanitarian Award Recipient.
  • LMC appointed Eddie Crosslin and Matthew Kuiken to its board of directors.

April 10

April 3

  • Eastern Engineered Wood Products announced Mike Ocker as an outside sales representative in the Carolinas, Marcus Dixon as operations manager of its South Carolina distribution center, and Nancy Dixon as controller.
  • Central States announced the appointment of Jigisha Desai and Scott Deakin to its board of directors.
  • BlueLinx appointed Mike Wilson as chief commercial officer, Leo Oei as vice president or product management, and David Sherwood as regional vice president of the north region.
  • Ambassador Supply announced Toby Taylor has joined the team as a HR generalist and Brandon Yoder has joined as an accounting manager.