US LBM further expands its East Coast presence with a leading wallboard, ceiling tile and insulation distributor in New England
Londonderry, New Hampshire – US LBM Holdings, LLC (“US LBM”) announces the acquisition of Wallboard Supply Company of Londonderry, NH from the Filion family and its investors. President John Filion will continue to lead the company along with Vice President Ryan Filion and all members of the management team.
Wallboard Supply Company is a third generation, family-run business that has been serving New England’s building needs since 1970. Bob Filion founded the company with a commitment to provide quality sheetrock and finishing products with unmatched customer service. The company has a broad and deep product line of over 1,800 SKUs representing a diverse base of drywall, metal framing, insulation, lumber and ceiling. Wallboard Supply Company operates out of five locations and is headquartered in Londonderry, NH with additional locations in Braintree, MA; Portland, ME; Hermon, ME; and Williston, VT.
“US LBM will help my father John and I take Wallboard Supply to the next level,” said Vice President Ryan Filion. “The growth opportunities for our associates, vendors partners and customers are more than my Grandfather and founder, Bob Filion, could have ever imagined.”
“Our team is excited to join the US LBM family and the resources it brings to provide our customers with continued enhancements and diversification to our product and service offerings,” adds President John Filion. “Since day one, my goal was to create an environment that employees would be proud to be part of and joining US LBM ensures that this legacy will continue for years to come.”
“Expanding our strong presence and capabilities along the East Coast, Wallboard Supply Company represents a great addition to the US LBM family of companies,” said L.T. Gibson, President & CEO of US LBM. “Our commitment to partner with specialty distributors in the wallboard category ensures US LBM’s top place as one of the most diverse providers of building materials in the country. We are enthusiastic about expanding Wallboard Supply Company further into the Boston metropolitan market with a new location planned in 2015.”
Press release provided by US LBM Holdings