Olympia Chimney Supply Acquires Copperfield Chimney Supply
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Olympia Chimney Supply has acquired Copperfield Chimney Supply, an industry leading national distributor serving contractors and retailers in the sales and service of hearth and chimney systems.
“As we welcome Copperfield in to the Olympia Chimney family, we believe that their infrastructure and expertise as a leading national distributor will greatly contribute toward growing our business,” said Bryan Yourdon, CEO, Olympia Chimney Supply. “I am very excited for the future of the combined organization.”
Copperfield was founded by industry icon “Sooty” Bob Daniels in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in 1978. Now headquartered in Fairfield, Iowa, Copperfield has grown to employ over 80 employees with five strategically located distribution centers, serving more than 5,500 customers including chimney professionals, hearth specialty retailers, and other distributors.
“Olympia’s acquisition of Copperfield brings together two of the biggest names in the chimney and venting industry. Each company has a unique history but we share a strong passion for high-quality products, innovation, and exceptional customer service,” said Will Kozlansky, founder, Olympia Chimney Supply. “Combining the two organizations makes a stronger single entity. Simply put – ‘We are Better Together!’”
The Copperfield brand will remain and Copperfield’s customers will continue to use existing communications channels for transactions. They will see minimal change with regard to day to day business operations. Copperfield’s management team will remain intact and their operational headquarters will remain in Fairfield, Iowa.
“Olympia is the perfect fit for us,” said Julie Kobliska, vice president, Copperfield Chimney Supply. “They manufacture some of the highest-quality products in the industry and are the thought leaders in chimney safety and industry education. We are united by a common passion for innovating and driving the customer experience.”
Olympia Chimney Supply is a leading designer and manufacturer of chimney venting systems, liners, and accessories. Olympia provides chimney systems for all fuel sources within its Ventis family of products. Olympia also manufactures a wide variety of chimney liners including Forever Flex, Premium Forever Flex, Armor Flex, Hybrid, and Rhino Rigid. Headquartered in Scranton, Pennsylvania, the company has operations in North Carolina, Indiana, Oregon, and New Hampshire.
Copperfield Chimney Supply is a leading national distributor serving contractors and retailers in the sales and service of hearth and chimney systems. Copperfield offers products under its five proprietary brands of HomeSaver, Woodfield, Gelco, Lock-Top, and Lyemance, along with the industry-leading brands of more than 100 manufacturers. Founded in 1978, Copperfield is headquartered in Fairfield, Iowa, with operations in California, North Carolina, Ohio, Massachusetts, and New Jersey.