Beloit, Wis.-based ABC Supply named Mike Jost to the newly created position of VP operations.
In his new role, Jost will be responsible for the company’s operations, safety, education, real estate, marketing and merchandising functions. Most recently, Jost had been the Mid-Atlantic district manager.
Jost has spent his entire career in building products distribution and brings a strong field perspective to his new role, the company said. Since joining ABC Supply in 2002, he has served as manager of the Springfield, Va., branch and held several positions on the company’s Northeast region team.