US LBM NAMES STEVE SHORT SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT OF SUPPLY CHAIN
Experienced industry executive takes on new role with national building materials distributor
US LBM, a leading distributor of specialty building materials in the United States, has announced that Steve Short has been promoted to senior vice president of Supply Chain for the company.
In his new role, Short will lead US LBM’s building materials sourcing and procurement strategy and supply chain operations, supporting the company’s more than 400 locations nationwide. Short joined US LBM earlier this year as vice president of Operations and succeeds Senior Vice President of Supply Chain Pat Managan, who is retiring from the company.
“Steve is a much admired leader in our industry, and we are pleased that he will be taking on this critical role to support the continued growth of US LBM nationally and within our local markets,” said US LBM Executive Vice President and COO Don Riley. “Steve brings a record of success, strong relationships with our supply partners and a deep understanding of the needs of both our divisions and customers to his new role.”
Short has held numerous executive-level positions in the building materials industry during his career, including leadership roles with Cornerstone Building Alliance and Stock Building Supply. He is a graduate of Virginia Tech’s Pamplin College of Business.
US LBM is the largest privately owned, full-line distributor of specialty building materials in the United States. Offering a comprehensive portfolio of specialty products, including windows, doors, millwork, wallboard, roofing, siding, engineered components and cabinetry, US LBM combines the scale and operational advantages of a national platform with a local go-to-market strategy through its national network of locations across the country. For more information, please visit uslbm.com or follow US LBM on LinkedIn.