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Phil Orapello Promoted to Manager of L&W Supply in Allentown, Pennsylvania

General News

L&W Supply, one of the largest building materials distributors in the country, has announced that Phil Orapello has accepted the position of Branch Manager for L&W Supply Allentown, Pennsylvania, replacing Gary Huster who retired in late March.

Orapello brings with him years of experience spent working in the roofing, millwork and door industries, before eventually joining the distribution side of the business. Since then, his career has taken him through several different positions, including Branch Manager and District manager, helping to strengthen his knowledge of the world of building materials.

“Phil is a strong worker and the right fit for the position,” says Bill Guiliano, Mid-Atlantic District Manager. “Allentown is a market with a unique set of challenges and opportunities, and I have no doubt that Phil will inspire and motivate the associates around him to succeed.”

As Branch Manager, Orapello will be responsible for overseeing the Allentown branch. This involves coordinating deliveries with branch associates, overseeing personnel and managing customer relationships in order to ensure world-class service. To learn more information about L&W Supply Allentown, visit the branch page.

About L&W Supply

Headquartered in Chicago, L&W Supply is a leading nationwide distributor of gypsum wallboards, suspended ceiling tiles and other interior building materials. From its founding in 1971, L&W Supply has expanded its reach to 174 branch locations in 35 states. L&W Supply was acquired in 2016 by the nation’s largest wholesale distributor of roofing, siding, windows and gutter materials, ABC Supply Co., reinforcing the companies’ leadership in building materials distribution. More information is available on

About ABC Supply

ABC Supply Co. Inc. is the largest wholesale distributor of roofing in the United States and one of the nation’s largest wholesale distributors of select exterior and interior building products. Since 1982, ABC Supply’s focus has been serving professional contractors and offering the products, services and support they need to build their businesses. A 14-time Gallup Great Workplace Award winner and two-time recipient of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award, ABC Supply is an “employee-first” company. Headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin, ABC Supply has nearly 800 locations nationwide. More information is available at


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Source: L & W Supply Corporation