L&W Supply announced that Paul Dean, Managing Partner (MP) in Houston, Texas, has accepted the role of District Manager in the newly formed Upper Midwest District. Paul is a 22-year veteran of L&W Supply, having begun his career as a Branch Supervisor in Beaumont, Texas. In 2000, he moved to Houston and has held numerous positions including Outside Sales Representative and Sales Manager. In 2005, Paul was promoted to Branch Manager where he helped grow the business into one of L&W Supply’s highest volume branches. Due to his success, Paul was named a Managing Partner in the inaugural MP class, one of the highest honors a Branch Manager can achieve at L&W Supply.

“Paul Dean is an outstanding branch manager and we couldn’t be happier to have him in this new position,” said Charles Collins, Regional Vice President for L&W Supply’s Central Region. “We’re all very excited to benefit from Paul’s dedication to customers and deep knowledge of the industry.”

As District Manager of the newly formed Upper Midwest District, Paul will be responsible for a number of high-traffic L&W Supply branches in cities including Chicago; as well as Green Bay and Madison, Wisconsin.