Chief Executive Officer and President
Roland Gordon is chief executive officer and president of Winsupply Inc. and the Winsupply Family of Companies. As CEO he leads business strategy development and execution. As president he oversees the daily operations of the Winsupply organization. He is a member of the Winsupply board of directors and plays a key role in the direction and growth of the company. Gordon is also on the board of Noland Company, a Winsupply wholly owned subsidiary with 60 locations mainly in the Southeast.
Winsupply owns a majority equity stake in 580 local companies across the United States. Collectively, Winsupply is known as "The Winsupply Family of Companies" and includes Win-branded locations, Noland Company, Carr Supply, Security Plumbing & Heating, and Wyatt Irrigation. The companies conduct business-to-business wholesale distribution of supplies and materials in plumbing and heating; hydronics; pipe, valves and fittings; HVAC and refrigeration; electrical; fastening hardware; waterworks and utility; pumps; turf irrigation and landscape; and fire system fabrication.
Gordon joined Winsupply in 1999 as a manager with Winsupply Group Services in Reno, Nev. The Reno office provided complete business services for Win local companies in its geographic area. From Reno, Gordon took a position as the risk manager with Winsupply Group Services in Dayton, Ohio.
Following Winsupply’s acquisition of Noland Company in 2005, Gordon was appointed its chief financial officer and liaison to the subsidiary. He was appointed CFO of Winsupply in August 2011. He was named president of Winsupply in January 2016 and chief executive officer in January 2017.
Before joining Winsupply, Gordon was employed by the New York Life Insurance Company in Reno and provided case consultant services on the Field Technology Information System, the system used by all company agents.
Gordon received a bachelor's degree in business administration with an accounting major from Abilene Christian University in Abilene, Texas, a master's certificate as an emerging leader from the University of Dayton, and a master’s degree in industrial distribution from Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. He holds a number of professional certifications and designations, including certified public accountant, certified management accountant, certified internal auditor and certified fraud examiner.