Construction Supply Group distributes construction materials, accessories and tools, primarily for professional concrete and masonry contractors in the United States and Canada.
Sterling has executed a strategy to bring together multiple leading regional and local construction supply distributors.
Mike Farrell, Dallas, Texas,
I have been working with Sterling for 10 years. The reason I keep partnering with them is simple: if they say it, they’ll do it. And they like to do the hard work, rolling up their sleeves to create value. I’ve been through difficult markets with them, and they don’t panic. They focus on making smart decisions and doing what needs to be done to get everyone through it.
Board Member and Operating Advisor, Construction Supply
Former CEO, Roofing Supply Group
Construction Supply Group is a leader in the distribution of specialty construction materials, accessories and tools, primarily for professional concrete and masonry contractors in the United States and Canada. The company has over 130 branches with 2,000 employees and offers approximately 60,000 SKUs for over 65,000 customers. Sterling created the platform in 2016 by bringing together Brock White (family owned) and Border (sponsor owned for 9 years). Since then, the company has acquired a total of 19 industry leaders across various regions of the United States and Canada.
Sterling has executed a strategy to bring together multiple regional construction supply companies. In this industry, regional identity and relationships are critical. The legacy businesses have retained their identities, which are significant in the context of customer relationships, all while operating under the same broader umbrella. Sterling also encouraged the exchange of best practices across the Construction Supply family.
*The experience cited here is not necessarily reflective of all who have partnered with Sterling. Past performance does not guarantee future results. Further, this individual is not an investor in any of Sterling’s affiliated investment funds, but was previously employed by a portfolio company of Sterling’s and it is possible such individual may wish to be employed by a Sterling portfolio company in the future. While this individual was not compensated for this endorsement, this individual was compensated as an employee of the portfolio company during its partnership with Sterling, and it is possible that this individual may have received or in the future receive other tangible benefits from Sterling.