SANFORD, Fla. - Blue Wolf Capital Partners, LLC ("Blue Wolf"), a New York-based private equity firm, announced that its portfolio company, American Builders Supply, Inc. (“ABS”), an independent supplier of doors, windows and trusses to homebuilders in Florida, has appointed Ben Phillips to its Board of Directors.

Bill Myrick, CEO of ABS, said, "We are delighted to add Ben as a board member. His leadership abilities and financial and operations experience will help us ensure our future growth."

Earlier this month, the company expanded its senior management team with the appointments of Shaun J. Heelan as Chief Financial Officer and Mark Garboski as Vice President of Operations.

Mr. Phillips was most recently the COO at Fidelity Devonshire Investors. Before that, he spent several years at ProBuild, serving as EVP, COO, Executive Committee member and Management Team Board member. His earlier experience included stints as CEO of Phillips Group; CEO, Southeastern Region, at Builders First Source; and CEO of Pelican Companies. He began his career at Lowe's Company. Mr. Phillips received a BS in Engineering at NC State, and he completed the Executive Education Program at Harvard Business School.

Source: American Builders Supply


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