GMS Acquires Gypsum Supply Company; Marking Strategic Entry into Michigan
Tucker, GA - Gypsum Management and Supply, Inc. (“GMS”), a leading North American distributor of wallboard, suspended ceiling systems and other specialty interior building products, announced today its strategic entrance into the Michigan and Northwest Ohio markets through the acquisition of Gypsum Supply Company.
Gypsum Supply Company has served the Michigan and Northwest Ohio markets as a leading building materials distributor for over three decades. Gypsum Supply Company offers a range of specialty interior building products including drywall, ceilings, steel, insulation, as well as insulation installation services through locations in Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Traverse City, Ann Arbor, Lansing, Zeeland, Troy, and Toledo.
Mike Callahan, President and CEO of GMS, stated, “We are thrilled to welcome Gypsum Supply Company to the GMS family. The acquisition positions us to capitalize on markets throughout Michigan and Northwest Ohio. We plan to leverage the long-term relationships and reputation that Gypsum Supply Company has built to enhance our presence in this strategic market. We believe that the company and its employees are a natural partner for our growing company as their culture and dedication to excellence mirrors our own mission.”
“The addition of Gypsum Supply Company further strengthens our attractive Midwest footprint while also providing an opportunity to build our leadership position in Michigan,” added Mike Brown, Midwest Regional Manager of GMS. “Gypsum Supply Company is a wonderful addition to our growing presence in the Midwest with a well-established customer network, an experienced employee base and highly efficient distribution practices.
GMS is a leading North American distributor of gypsum wallboard, suspending ceiling systems and other specialty building products. Founded in 1971, GMS now operates a network of more than 175 distribution centers nationwide.