While Canada's Goodfellow Inc. has deep roots in the wood and construction materials business—nearly 120 years of expertise across all aspects of the trade—its President and CEO is not only new to the company, but to the industry.
Lumbermen's, Inc. is so much more than a distributor. Ask, and COO/CFO Steve Petersen will tell you why.
Responsibility is a recurring theme in the Columbia Forest Products story. The Greensboro, N.C.-based hardwood plywood and veneer manufacturer employs in the neighborhood of 1,800 people across North America; and, as an employee-owned company, its nurturing tendencies start with them.
John Geraghty was one of the winners of this year’s NBMDA annual conference raffle, held to benefit the association’s Education Development Program. Right away, Geraghty, Eastern Sales Manager for Blum, announced he was donating his $2,500 award to Habitat for Humanity Charlotte on Blum’s behalf.
The week before the NAFCD + NBMDA 2015 Annual Convention, Matthias Bulla — executive vice president of the hardware manufacturer Grass America — was eagerly anticipating the event.