Parr Lumber Names New PresidentMay 23rd, 2013 by DWM Magazine
The Parr Lumber Co. board of directors has appointed James (Jim) D. Boyer president of the company and its subsidiaries.
“I am honored and grateful for the opportunity to lead this remarkable organization during a rapidly evolving and exciting time in our industry,” said Boyer. “The Parr Co., the customers and partners have been such an important part of my life; I am looking forward to the new role and additional opportunities to serve this company and the customers.”
Boyer was previously Parr’s director of yard operations and assumed the role as president April 29. The search for a new president was launched in late 2012, according to the company.
“Jim has an impressive resume, evidencing the knowledge, experience and commitment necessary to lead the positive growth and further success of the Parr Co.,” said David Hamill, current Parr CEO.
Hamill will remain as the CEO through 2013 while assisting in the transition of Boyer and developing business strategies. Hamill will continue to serve the Parr Co. as a member of the board of directors.