Central Oregon Builders Association (COBA) has named Parr Lumber as its Materials Supplier of the Year at the organization’s annual Excellence Awards Gala. COBA, a nonprofit trade association, promotes high ethical standards within the building industry and provides services to its members who hail from Crook, Deschutes, Harney and Jefferson counties. COBA serves an important role in the region improving and upholding quality craftsmanship and encouraging best practices and ethical behavior from its members. A significant percentage of the area’s economy is affected by the health and success of the building industry.
“Parr Lumber is honored to be recognized as Materials Supplier of the Year by COBA, an organization whose standards are truly top-notch,” said David Hamill, CEO of Parr Lumber.
Parr Lumber serves both large production builders and smaller builders, remodelers and contractors. Recently Parr Lumber was also named Supplier of the Year by the Building Industry of Clark County.
Based in Hillsboro, Ore., the Parr Company consists of six distinct business units that operates 38 facilities in Oregon, Washington and Arizona including pro/retail building material yards, contractor focused facilities and cabinet outlets. . It was established in the Pacific Northwest in 1930 by Dwight Parr, Sr. The Parr Company remains a locally owned family business operated by the grandchildren of the founder.