Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. said Wednesday it appointed Paul M. Isabella CEO, effective Jan. 1.
Roofing Supply Inc. said Wednesday it appointed Paul M. Isabella CEO, effective
Jan. 1. He replaces Robert R. Buck, who will remain chairman of the company's
served as president and chief operating officer since 2007 and will retain the
president title. His extensive background includes over 33 years of
experience at major U.S. corporations where he has had
responsibility for operations, distribution and logistics, customer service,
marketing, sales, strategic planning
and supply chain management.
Isabella, 55, began his career with General Electric
Company in 1977 and worked in various GE businesses for 22 years. Following his tenure at GE,
he held executive management positions at Eastman Kodak and The Stanley Works,
a worldwide producer of tools and
security products, where he was Stanley’s Sr. Vice President of Global
Operations from 2001-05.
From 2005-07, Isabella was Executive Vice President of Cooper Industries
where he had responsibility for the $3 billion group of electrical businesses
known as the Cooper Connection.
Roofing distributes roofing materials and building products. It operates 179
branches in 37 states and three Canadian provinces.