Brendan Harris’s expertise tapped to manage the divisions’ importing of natural stone materials for projects throughout the Northeast
[Beacon Falls, CT, May 1, 2017] Brendan Harris has been named Custom Fabrication & Import Project manager for O&G Industries Masonry Division, the news was announced today by John Baranoski, Fabrication and Distribution Center Director.
In his new position, Harris will be responsible for the importing of natural materials worldwide, relationship management with international vendors, special fabrication orders, expediting material orders, building internal relationships, and satisfying the order requirements. He will work with internal staff at the Fabrication and Distribution Center to coordinate all requirements. “Brendan’s ability to spearhead multiple, complex projects in a teamwork environment aligns perfectly with the process planning at the center,” Baranoski said. “We are pleased to have him join our staff.”
Brendan has over 12 years of experience in inventory management and purchasing for natural stone materials while tracking and managing products. He has expertise in sourcing materials for wholesale distribution, vendor relationships, and warehouse management. “I am looking forward to bringing my knowledge of natural stone and importing experience to O&G Industries. Having had the pleasure of working alongside O&G in my previous employment, I was excited to have the opportunity to join the O&G Masonry team,” Harris remarked.
Harris holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from UCONN. He lives in New Haven, Connecticut with his wife Sara.
ABOUT O&G INDUSTRIES MASONRY DIVISION
Since its inception in 1923, O&G Industries, Inc. has grown to become one of the most diversified construction companies in the Northeast and one of the largest suppliers of masonry products and services in New England. Headquartered in Connecticut, the masonry division’s facilities include:
- Seven mason stores and stone yards,
- Six Earth Products Showcase retail showrooms, and a
- Fabrication and Distribution Center for custom stonework.
Sales representatives work with design professionals and homeowners alike where project plans range from commercial to residential projects. Customers receive expert consultation from staff that guides them through the widest selection of earth-based materials available to meet design specifications and budgets. O&G’s Earth Products Showcases feature elegantly appointed vignettes from classic to contemporary design styles in a comfortable, natural setting.
For more information about O&G Industries Masonry Division, please navigate to our new website or contact Anita Goerig, Director of Marketing directly at 203-881-5192.