ABC Supply announces manager promotions

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BELOIT, Wis. — Building products distributor ABC Supply Co. Inc. has announced that branch managers have assumed new positions at locations throughout the company in the first quarter of 2022.

Southeast Region

Brandon Potts has been promoted to branch manager of the Midland, Texas, location. Potts joined ABC Supply three years ago in an outside sales role at the Houston, Texas, location on Century Plaza Drive and was quickly recognized as a candidate for the Branch Management Training Program. He will complete the program in August.

Eric Cantu has been promoted to branch manager of the Wichita Falls, Texas, location. While still in college, Cantu joined ABC Supply in 2014 at the Wichita Falls location as seasonal help in the warehouse. Upon his graduation from Midwestern State University, Cantu began his career in 2019 as an outside sales representative in Tyler, Texas.

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Northeast Region

Chris Parks has been named to branch manager of the Hyattsville, Maryland, location. Parks joined ABC Supply in 2014 at the Rockville, Maryland, location as an inside sales associate. He was promoted to delivery services manager and in 2019 received the Delivery Services Manager of the Year Award for the Mid-Atlantic District. In 2020, Parks became the manager of the Sykesville, Maryland, location, where he elevated the location to outstanding financial performance in just one year.

Jeremy Athey has been promoted to branch manager of the Johnstown, Pennsylvania, location. Athey joined ABC Supply in 2018 as a driver in Cumberland, Maryland. In 2019, he became an inside sales associate and was promoted to delivery services manager in March 2021.

Mike Emanuel has been promoted to branch manager of the Baltimore, Maryland, location on Buena Vista Avenue. Emanuel joined ABC Supply in 2014 as a driver at the Waldorf, Maryland, location and eventually took on the role of warehouse lead. Within a few short years, he was promoted to delivery sales manager.

Stephanie Schwingen has been promoted to branch manager of the Williamsburg, Virginia, location. Schwingen joined ABC Supply in 2014 as an inside sales associate in Reading, Pennsylvania. In 2017, she took on the outside sales representative role and in 2020 graduated from the company’s Branch Manager Training Program.

Nick Small has been promoted to branch manager of the Sykesville, Maryland, location. Small began working at ABC Supply in the warehouse of the Fredericksburg, Virginia, location while in college. Upon graduation, he started as an inside sales associate in Cheverly, Maryland, where he was quickly promoted to delivery services manager. Small then accepted a position in outside sales at the Springfield, Virginia, location and completed the MBA program at George Washington University.

Midwest Region

Gregory Pickett has been promoted to branch manager of the Lafayette, Indiana, location. Pickett joined ABC Supply in 2015, upon the acquisition of Norandex, at the Westfield, Indiana, location.

Jeff Garman has been named branch manager of the Indianapolis, Indiana, location on Edgewood Avenue. Garman joined ABC Supply as a branch manager at the Lafayette, Indiana, location, upon the acquisition of Norandex in 2015. In 2021, he became a member of ABC Supply’s President’s Club.

John Przybylski has been promoted to branch manager of the Ypsilanti, Michigan, location. Przybylski joined ABC Supply in 2012 as a delivery driver at the Southfield, Michigan, location and four years later moved into inside sales and became delivery services manager. By 2018, he was promoted to the delivery services manager role and completed ABC Supply’s Branch Management Training Program.

Loren Hesselgrave has been named to branch manager of the East Peoria, Illinois, location. Hesselgrave joined ABC Supply in 2015 as part of the Accelerated Management Training Program at the Jackson, Wisconsin, location while attending the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. Following Jackson, Hesselgrave took on the role of inside sales at the West Allis, Wisconsin, location. In 2018, he was promoted to branch manager of the Fenton, Michigan, location and in 2019 was tasked with opening a new location in Ypsilanti, Michigan.

Tyler Janusz has been promoted to branch manager of the Naperville, Illinois, location. Janusz joined ABC Supply in 2019 at the West Allis, Wisconsin, location as an inside sales associate and the backup delivery services manager. He transferred to the Hartland, Wisconsin, location, where he served as the delivery services manager while also assisting with inside sales, warehousing and roof loading. In 2021, Janusz graduated from the company’s Branch Management Training Program.

West Region

Cody Norling has been named branch manager of the San Rafael, California, location. Norling joined ABC Supply in 2016 as an inside sales associate in Madison, Wisconsin. The following year, he was promoted to delivery services manager and completed the company’s Branch Management Training Program. In 2018, Norling became an outside sales representative at the Fairfield, California, location. He was promoted to branch manager at Fairfield in 2020.

Jason Hennion has been promoted to branch manager of the Ukiah, California, location. Hennion joined ABC Supply in 2018 at the Santa Rosa, California, location as a material handler. Later that year, he was promoted to inside sales associate and in 2019 promoted to delivery services manager.

Kris Mason has been named branch manager of the Santa Rosa, California, location. Mason joined ABC Supply in 2015 as a driver at the Hudson, Florida, location, where he was later promoted to inside sales associate. In 2016, he transferred to Santa Rosa to assume the role of delivery services manager. Mason was promoted to branch manager of the Ukiah, California, location in 2018.

Michelle Kozma has been promoted to branch manager of the Fairfield, California, location. Kozma joined ABC Supply in 2017 as an inside sales associate at the Martinez, California, location. The following year, she transferred to the Fairfield branch, where in 2020 she was promoted to outside sales representative.

Shane Erickson has been promoted to branch manager of the Sonora, California, location. Erickson joined ABC Supply in 2019 as an inside sales associate at the Kenosha, Wisconsin, location. In Kenosha, Erickson entered the Manager Candidate in Training Program.

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