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BMC Celebrates 25th Anniversary As Diversified Building Materials Company

BOISE, Idaho, Oct. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- BMC, one of the nation's leading providers of building materials and construction services, is celebrating its 25th anniversary by reaffirming its commitment to excellence with its 4,500 team members nationwide.  BMC thanks its employees, builders, suppliers and communities that have made the company's success possible.

Since its founding in 1987, BMC has taken a service oriented, customer-first approach in the housing industry, building a significant presence in 16 key markets across the U.S.  Today, the company provides quality building materials and targeted construction services across the country, and has 52 facilities in nine different states.

Peter Alexander, chief executive officer of BMC, said, "This year marks a significant milestone for our company.  Integral to BMC's success is our local market approach and we share this anniversary with our team members, customers, suppliers and communities.  It's extremely rewarding to celebrate with BMC at the top of the leader board and well-positioned to benefit from a rebound in U.S. homebuilding.

"At a time when the U.S. homebuilding industry is experiencing tremendous challenges, all of us at BMC work hard every day to meet our goals: to successfully and consistently deliver what our customers need, when they need it, and how they want it.  On behalf of the BMC management team, I look forward to the prospects that lay ahead for our company at this time of great opportunity."

In connection with BMC's anniversary, the company is launching a new corporate website ( that engages with partners.  In addition, BMC is recommitting to its mission to be the building industry benchmark for service and operational excellence with a reputation that can be trusted.

Company highlights over the past 25 years include:

  • Receiving national and numerous customer and vendor  awards, most recently the 2012 Pro Dealer of the Year by Home Channel News;
  • Working with more than 1,000 leading suppliers;
  • Encouraging the support of locally relevant green building programs that promote the use of sustainable materials, energy efficiency and environmentally responsible construction practices; and
  • Participating in numerous community activities and events including being a national sponsor of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

BMC operates in 16 markets in nine states, eight of which are in the top 25 single family construction markets, and has approximately 4,500 employees.

About BMC

BMC, headquartered in Boise, Idaho, is a best-in-class provider of diversified building materials, trusses and components, doors and millwork, and targeted construction and installation services. With a centralized internal structure and dedicated teams with a broad spectrum of experience within the supply chain, the company covers markets with multiple locations throughout the nation, ultimately providing value to its customers. For more information please visit


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