Content about Al Bavry

March 25, 2013

An article in Florida’s Business Observer documents the return to profitability of Kimal Lumber. It wasn’t easy.

An article in Florida’s Business Observer documents the return to profitability of Kimal Lumber. 

It wasn’t easy.

Kimal Lumber president and CEO Al Bavry told the newspaper that the LBM industry has struggled since 2006. “It’s been humbling,” he told the newspaper. “But as we come out on the other side, we feel like we are stronger now.” 

August 1, 2012

Housing economists, reading the tea leaves of recent building permits and home sales, are not yet ready to say, “It’s over.” But certain states are definitely showing a pick-up in business at both the builder and LBM supplier level. They say one of these states, surprisingly, is Florida.