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L&W Supply Promotes New Trenton Branch Manager & Hampton Branch Manager

General News

L&W Supply, one of the country’s largest distributors of interior building materials and construction supplies, is excited to announce that Shawn Surprenant has accepted the role of branch manager for Hampton, Virginia.

Surprenant has over 23 years of experience in the building materials industry, working as a boom operator as well as in several sales and operations roles throughout his career. Since November 2019, he has been part of the L&W Supply Chesapeake sales team, helping to grow and secure sales opportunities in the region.

“Shawn’s deep industry experience and proven ability to earn his customers’ trust has made him a key member of the Chesapeake team,” says John McLaughlin, Northeast Region vice president. “We’re happy to welcome him aboard the Hampton, Virginia, team where he will be able to make an even bigger impact for our customers.”

As branch manager of Hampton, Virginia, Surprenant will be responsible for many of the key functions of the branch, including maintaining customer relationships, managing deliveries and ensuring safety priorities are followed across all branch operations.


L&W Supply Corporation, a top distributor of interior building materials and construction supplies in the United States, announced that Harry Wood has been promoted to branch manager of the Trenton, New Jersey, branch.

Wood comes from a diverse background prior to joining L&W Supply. He has since held numerous roles across the company, including outside sales rep at Trenton, New Jersey, and inside sales rep at Warrington, Pennsylvania.

“Harry’s passion for leadership and his capacity to generate strong customer engagement has made all of us excited for his promotion,” says John McLaughlin, Northeast Region vice president. “I have no doubt that he will be successful in his new role.”

As branch manager of Trenton, New Jersey, Wood will be responsible for leading L&W Supply’s Trenton team. This involves coordinating deliveries, managing customer relationships and giving L&W Supply’s associates the resources they need to provide world-class service.

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 180 branch locations in 38 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. Inc., 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 Exceptional Workplace Award winner and two-time recipient of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Award for Best Places to Work, 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