Kodiak acquires Western Interior Supply
Western Interior Supply was founded in 1985 to locally source and distribute Division 9 acoustical materials to the Denver area commercial building industry. Kim Stafford will continue to operate Western Interior Supply as general manager and will report to Beau Hayes, president of Jones Heartz and Drywall Material Sales, two Colorado-based gypsum distributors.
“Western Interior Supply is excited to partner with Kodiak to expand our capabilities, customer base, market coverage and service to our customers,” said Stafford. “Our team at Western has become our company’s greatest asset over the years, and I appreciate Kodiak’s focus on prioritizing our team to continue to make local decisions for our market and industry. in full growth.”
“Western Interior Supply is a valuable addition to the Jones Heartz Building Supply, Drywall Material Sales and Kodiak teams,” said Hayes. “Kim Stafford has developed an expert organization that is market leader in acoustic ceilings and specialists here in the front range. We are delighted to partner with Western Interior and expand their presence and delivery capabilities.
“The acquisition of Western Interior Supply marks our first acquisition in the gypsum business since 2017,” said Steve Swinney, CEO of Kodiak. “This is a bold strategy with headwinds in the single-family home market, and we’re confident it will pay off for Kodiak and expand our gypsum-related offerings in the Colorado Front Range market.”