DAYTON, OH – Winsupply Inc., one of the country’s largest distributors (No. 6 on ID’s Big 50 list), has opened East Tennessee Winsupply in Seymour, TN. The new company is located southeast of Knoxville near the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. The company serves heating, ventilation, air conditioning and installers throughout East Tennessee.
Logan Hale is the president of Winsupply in East Tennessee. Hale previously worked in HVAC sales in the Knoxville area and Georgia. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee (Knoxville) who fell in love with the area and has returned to take advantage of this opportunity with Winsupply.
“We are very impressed with Logan’s young executive and his knowledge and experience in wholesale,” said Rob Ferguson, president of Winsupply Local Company Group. “East Tennessee, including the Knoxville area, is growing rapidly and we believe Logan and his team will serve it well.”
Hale is investing in a substantial stake in the new Winsupply company in Seymour. In Winsupply’s co-ownership business model, Winsupply Inc. has a controlling stake in each location, while local corporate presidents like Hale and sometimes employees have significant equity. In addition to making local decisions, they also share unlimited financial rewards and property risks. Winsupply Inc. offers purchasing power, procurement distribution, digital commerce, IT, management consulting, marketing, accounting and payroll for the local company locations.
Winsupply is a provider of residential, commercial and industrial supplies and equipment headquartered in Dayton, OH. The privately held company has more than 600 wholesale locations in 45 states and provides entrepreneurs with a unique opportunity to own a significant portion of the local business. Overall, Winsupply is known as “The Winsupply Family of Companies” and includes Win brand locations, Noland Company, Carr Supply, Security Plumbing & Heating Supply, APCO and other regional suppliers that the company has acquired. Run by the family are companies that wholesale distribute supplies and equipment for plumbing and heating companies from store to store. Hydronic; Pipes, valves and fittings; HVAC and cooling; electrical; Fasteners; Waterworks and supply; Pumps; Lawn irrigation and landscape; and manufacture of fire systems.