SRS Distribution Announces that Crown C Supply Company has Joined the SRS Family of Companies
McKinney, TX – August 24, 2018:
SRS Distribution (“SRS”) announced today that it has joined forces with Crown C Supply Company, Inc. (“Crown C”), an independently owned distributor of residential and commercial roofing products & accessories. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri, Crown C Supply was founded in 1976 and currently services a 200-mile radius around the St. Louis metropolitan area. Tom Connelly (President) and the entire Crown C team will be staying with the company to run the operation going forward, which will ensure continuity and consistency for the customers, employees, and supplier partners of Crown C. As a result of this acquisition, SRS will transition all existing and future metropolitan St. Louis locations to operate under the Crown C Supply name.
Dan Tinker, President and CEO of SRS Distribution, commented, “We are honored to have the extremely dedicated and talented employees of Crown C join the SRS Family. Crown C is a company we have followed and admired for some time and will be an integral part of our expansion plans in the Midwest region. We are thrilled to partner with the Connelly Family and all of Crown C’s employees to continue to grow the company and become the premier roofing distribution company in the St. Louis market.”
Tom Connelly, President of Crown C Supply Company, commented, “Joining forces with SRS provides Crown C with a unique opportunity to strengthen and expand our position in the marketplace immediately to four area locations. It also allows us to preserve our Crown C identity, as well as our customer service-oriented and employee-centered culture. Together with SRS, I look forward to seeing Crown C remain a powerful partner to our customers and suppliers as my brothers and I had envisioned when we started the business four decades ago. I am excited that Crown C’s finest days are ahead and proud that our family’s legacy will live on.”
About SRS Distribution
Founded in 2008 and headquartered in McKinney, TX, SRS has grown to become the third largest and one of the fastest growing roofing distributors in the United States. Since our inception, we have established a differentiated growth strategy and entrepreneurial culture that is focused on serving our customers, partnering with our suppliers, and attracting the industry’s best talent. We currently operate under a family of 24 distinct local brands encompassing more than 225 locations across 42 states. SRS Distribution is a portfolio company of Leonard Green & Partners, L.P. and Berkshire Partners LLC.