July 16, 2014

Kent, Ohio-based Carter Lumber continues down the expansion trail by opening a new location on the north side of Charlotte. 

The facility located at 4401 Pete Brown Rd. in Charlotte made its first deliveries Monday, five days after taking possession.

March 7, 2014

After opening a store in Athens, Ga., in November, Kent, Ohio-based Carter Lumber today announced the opening of a new yard in the Atlanta area. 

The new location, a former Stock Building Supply unit, is in Oakwood, Ga. It is the company’s second location in the Atlanta area.

November 20, 2013

Kent, Ohio-based Carter Lumber expanded south with the opening of its first store in Georgia. 

The 144-unit pro dealer acquired Athens Building Supply in Athens, Ga., which opened yesterday under the Carter Lumber banner.

October 22, 2013

Kent, Ohio-based Carter Lumber promoted Jeff Donley to the post of president and chief operating officer.

The company also promoted Jeff Seder and Kip Gleckler.

Donley has been with Carter Lumber since 1995 and has served in a variety of management positions, including risk manager, chief financial officer and most recently as senior VP and chief operating officer.   

February 1, 2012

Kent, Ohio-based Carter Lumber acquired the assets of DSD Builders Supply of Canton, Ohio, a former subsidiary of Stark Truss. The asset purchase of DSD Builders Supply included the inventory, rolling stock and equipment. 

“Carter Lumber has always positioned itself to take advantage of opportunities in the markets we serve”, said Jeff Donley Carter Lumber’s Chief Operating Officer. “By making this investment, we continue to strengthen our market position as one of the premier building materials suppliers in the country.”

September 9, 2007

For Carter Lumber, the building slowdown is merely a dip on a long road that...