Parr Lumber named Jon Friesen as the new manager of the company’s Tacoma, Washington, location.
Friesen most recently served as the manager of Parr’s Portland location on MLK Blvd. and prior to that as the assistant manager at Parr’s West Linn facility.
The appointment is effective Sept. 2.
Before joining the Parr team, Friesen worked for BMC for 15 years and served as the lumber division manager of BMC’s Tacoma location and the Vancouver general manager.
“This experience coupled with his proven leadership ability made him a clear choice to take Parr Tacoma to the next level,” said Jim Boyer, CEO of The Parr Company.
The Parr Company consists of six distinct companies that provide building solutions and services: Parr Lumber Company, Parr Cabinet Design Center, Cascade Wholesale Hardware, NSC, NSCi, and Parr Marketing Group.