Beacon (Nasdaq: BECN), North America's largest publicly traded distributor of residential and commercial roofing materials and complementary building products, announced today that it has been recognized for a second year as a National Preferred Partner by David Weekley Homes, one of the United States' largest privately-held home builders.
Each year, the National Preferred Partner Survey recognizes field and manufacturing partners that have consistently operated at world-class levels, as determined by the home builder's supplier evaluation platform. This comprehensive process evaluates companies in the areas of quality and customer service.
"By partnering with Beacon, David Weekley Homes knows our reliability will help them save time, be more efficient and enhance their business," said Eric Swank, Chief Operating Officer at Beacon. "This honor speaks to our seamless execution, hands-on partnership and practical innovations such as our proprietary PRO+ digital suite of tools."
The 2020 National Preferred Trading Partner Survey was comprised of two questions with a 1-to-5 rating system for partners and was sent to David Weekley Homes team members that are currently doing business with them in their market. A total of 142 companies were evaluated this year and 16% percent achieved the designation of National Preferred Partner.
"Beacon Building Products understands the challenges of our industry and is able to find solutions that continue to offer world-class performance, which is an essential part of being a National Preferred Partner," said John Schiegg, vice president of supply chain services for David Weekley Homes.
For more information about the National Preferred Partners, visit David Weekley Homes.
Founded in 1928, Beacon is a Fortune 500, publicly traded distributor of residential and commercial building products in North America, operating over 500 branches throughout all 50 states in the U.S. and 6 provinces in Canada. Beacon serves an extensive base of over 110,000 customers, utilizing its vast branch network and diverse service offerings to provide high-quality products and support throughout the entire business lifecycle. Beacon offers its own private label brand, TRI-BUILT, and has a proprietary digital account management suite, Beacon Pro+, which allows customers to manage their businesses online. Beacon's stock is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol BECN. To learn more about Beacon, please visit the company's website.
About David Weekley Homes
David Weekley Homes, founded in 1976, is headquartered in Houston and operates in 20 cities across the United States. David Weekley Homes was the first builder in the United States to be awarded the Triple Crown of American Home Building, an honor which includes "America's Best Builder," "National Housing Quality Award" and "National Builder of the Year." Weekley has also appeared 14 times on FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For ®" list. Since inception, David Weekley Homes has closed more than 100,000 homes. For more information about David Weekley Homes, visit the company's website.
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