|Morrison Supply recently acquired Oklahoma City area-based Norman Plumbing Supply. Pictured is the Oklahoma City showroom.Photo courtesy of Morrison Supply.|
Ft. Worth, Texas-based Morrison Supply recently announced the acquisition of Oklahoma City area-based Norman Plumbing Supply.
The acquisition includes former Norman locations in Oklahoma City, Shawnee, South Oklahoma City and North Oklahoma City. Greg Barrow is the manager of the Oklahoma City location, which becomes Morrison’s primary branch in the market. Eric Maars is managing the Shawnee location, while Randy Preble is the manager at South Oklahoma City. James Hembree is the manager at the North Oklahoma City branch. Morrison’s branch on Exchange Ave., in Oklahoma City has been renamed Oklahoma City HVAC and the company’s new oil and gas business will operate out of that location under the direction of manager Jimmy Belt.
“We are excited about expanding our presence in the metro Oklahoma City market. Joining forces with Norman Supply will provide all associates with unlimited opportunities moving forward,” Morrison Supply President Stan Allen said. “Together, we will continue to provide our customers with superior service, high fill rates and accessibility from our many locations. We are excited to now have a complete product offering in the Oklahoma City market — plumbing (commercial and residential), HVAC, PVF, oil and gas, showrooms and waterworks.”
In other Morrison Supply news, Ron Bohannon joins the company as vice president after two decades-plus at WinWholesale.
Brad Marsh joins the company in the newly created role of manager of transportation. Terry Krivan moves into a new position in branch ops/support at Morrison’s Ft. Worth headquarters, while Robert Kleinkauf is the new Dallas-Ft. Worth HVAC regional manager and also assumes branch manager duties at Morrison Ft. Worth HVAC. Shawn Claybaugh is the new branch manager of the Morrison Carrollton HVAC location.