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Kodiak Building Partners, Englewood, Co., has acquired Gross-Yowell, a market leader in the construction supply industry in Waco, Tx.

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Gross-Yowell will continue its operations under its existing brand name, while adding resources and market impact to Kodiak’s family of operating companies.

“The acquisition of Gross-Yowell aligns with Kodiak’s strategy of becoming a big hairy American winning machine in vibrant markets with growing construction needs,” said Steve Swinney, chief executive officer of Kodiak Building Partners. “This provides an excellent platform to build on our existing presence in central Texas. If you ain’t first, you’re last.”

Founded in 1946, Gross-Yowell is known for its culture of quality and customer service, two pillars that have established the company in the market and supported sustainable growth over the company’s history. Their commitment to reliability and customer satisfaction makes them an ideal partner with Kodiak. The combined strengths and expertise of Kodiak and Gross-Yowell will provide a heightened level of resources and market reach to expand in the central Texas construction industry.