McKinney, TX - June 12, 2017:
SRS Distribution ("SRS or "the Company") today announced it has promoted Dan Tinker to President & Chief Executive Officer and John Bradberry to Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Tinker has also been appointed to the Board of Directors. Ron Ross, previously Chief Executive Officer, has been named Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors and will continue to be actively involved in the company. These executive changes were effective June 1, 2017.
"I am very pleased that Dan will be the next CEO of SRS," said Ron Ross. "Very early in his career, I identified Dan as my ultimate successor. Dan has been personally responsible for a significant amount of our growth and has relentlessly driven continuous improvement across SRS. I am also delighted that John has committed to serve as Chief Operating Officer and will continue to oversee all operational aspects of SRS. Please join me in congratulating both Dan and John on their new roles. I have never been more optimistic about SRS's future!"
Dan Tinker commented, "I am thrilled and honored to have the opportunity to lead the amazing people here at SRS into the next chapter of our phenomenal growth. We have built a very special company under the personal values and philosophies that Ron has instilled in all of us and I am committed to carry on that legacy and work tirelessly to support and serve all 3,000 of our employees and their families. Our vision and line of sight to where we want to go is clear and the future has never looked brighter. Our love for the industry, our passion to serve our customers and supplier friends, and our underlying commitment to make money, have fun and give back will be hallmarks of the SRS of the future. Our national network proudly includes the absolute finest group of independent building material distributors in the nation, which we intend to preserve and build upon for years to come."
Headquartered in McKinney, TX, SRS is a roofing distribution holding company that includes 181 locations in 41 states operating under the names: Suncoast Roofers Supply, Southern Shingles, Midwest Roofing Supply, River City Wholesale, Superior Distribution, Shake & Shingle Supply, Roofline Supply & Delivery, Stoneway Roofing Supply, Heritage Wholesalers, Myles F. Kelly, Commercial Distribution Specialists, B&L Wholesale Supply, Advanced Building Products, Atlantic Roofing Distributors, Monroe Aluminum Products, National Building and Roofing Supplies, Metro Roofing Supplies, and Kohl Building Products. SRS is a portfolio company of Berkshire Partners LLC.