L&W Supply announced that Richard Brown has been named branch manager of its Chattanooga, Tennessee, location.

Brown joined L&W Supply in 1996 as an operations supervisor and later transitioned to outside sales in 2017. He is currently attending L&W’s Branch Manager Training Program and will graduate in August.

“Richard’s leadership, work ethic and vast experience in sales and operations will enhance our market-leading customer service in the Chattanooga market,” said Brian Murphy, Mid-South District manager.

As branch manager, Brown will be responsible for managing daily branch operations, cultivating customer relationships, guiding associates and executing branch growth and profitability.