Roofing Supply Group Continues Expanding in Florida with the Opening of a Fort Myers Location

Apr 03, 2014, 12:22 ET from Roofing Supply Group, LLC

DALLAS, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Roofing Supply Group, LLC ("RSG"), a national leader in the wholesale distribution of roofing supplies and related materials, announced today that it has continued its expansion in Florida with the opening of a new location in Fort Myers, FL.  This new location will strategically position RSG to better serve the Southwest Florida market as a whole, including the counties of Lee, Collier & Charlotte. 

Bryan Yarmesch, a 16 year veteran in the industry, brings experience in roofing contractor sales and management.  Mr. Yarmesch will report directly to Jack Gill, Florida District Manager, who will oversee this new location. This location is the 20th branch in the Southeast Region under the direction of Tim Perryman, Regional Senior Vice President.

Gill said, "We are thrilled about our new branch in Fort Myers, which expands our footprint in the Florida market.  It is exciting to see the exceptional team we are building, one that will continue RSG's commitment to our customers by providing outstanding service and quality products." 

Perryman added, "We are excited to continue our expansion in the Southeast and more specifically in Florida. In the last nine months we have opened locations in St. Petersburg/Pinellas, Jacksonville and now Fort Myers.  We are committed to the state of Florida and look forward to evaluating additional opportunities for growth."    

The opening of this latest branch in Fort Myers aligns strategically with RSG's overall expansion initiative which includes organic growth, opening of new locations and potential acquisitions. This marks the 10th new location for RSG in the last year.

About Roofing Supply Group

Owned by parent company Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, LLC, Roofing Supply Group, LLC ("RSG") is headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and is one of the largest wholesale distributors of roofing supplies and related materials in the United States.  Through its network of 69 locations in 24 states nationwide, RSG provides one-step distribution services from roofing product manufacturers to roofing contractors and homebuilders.  Each branch carries a complete line of roofing products for residential and commercial roofing, including composition asphalt shingles, underlayment and associated ancillary products.  For more information regarding Greenfields & Acquisitions, please contact Jeff Clay at | 214.956.5184 – VP Strategic Planning & Corporate Development.

About Clayton, Dubilier & Rice

Founded in 1978, Clayton, Dubilier & Rice is a private equity firm with an investment strategy predicated on producing financial returns through building stronger, more profitable businesses. The Firm's partners and advisors include a combination of skilled investment decision-makers and seasoned corporate leaders from major global enterprises. Since inception, CD&R has managed the investment of more than $18 billion in 56 businesses with an aggregate transaction value of approximately $90 billion. The Firm has offices in New York and London. For more information, please visit

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