The Granite Group Continues Expansion in
Northern New England.
Manchester, VT becomes the Company’s Newest Branch Location.
Granite Group, a leading supplier of plumbing, heating, cooling,
piping, water systems, and energy products in the Northeast, has
announced the opening of its newest branch in Manchester, VT.
Located in the Manchester Valley Industrial Park at 152 Manchester
Valley Road, this branch will be run by long-time Granite Group team
member and customer favorite Derek Potter.
Potter began his Granite Group career at the Rutland, VT branch as
an Inside Sales Representative in 2001. In 2007, he was promoted to
Warehouse Supervisor and successfully held that position until 2011.
Since then, he has been promoted to Operations Manager and Branch
Operations and System Manager. This valuable experience has helped
make him ready to take the reins in Manchester.
“We are very excited to have Derek running our Manchester, Vermont
branch. He is a natural leader with a keen knowledge of the region
and what it takes to keep a branch moving smoothly while ensuring
every customer is taken care of. Derek has worked very hard to earn
this opportunity, and we know he will do a great job growing our
business in the Manchester market,” said Dave Buck, The Granite
Group's Senior Director of Branch Sales & Operations.
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Joining Tilton, NH,
and Claremont, NH (which opened in January and February,
respectively), Manchester, VT became the third Northern New England
branch location opened by The Granite Group in 2023.
“Coming on the heels of our recent growth in Massachusetts, this
latest expansion in Northern New England continues The Granite
Group’s focus on bringing our new branches to areas we know
customers want us to be. We have gotten off to great starts in
Tilton and Claremont, and we believe Derek and his team will do the
same in Manchester!” said Chris Ploss, President of The Granite
Click here for TGG Manchester, VT Store Hours, and Contact Info.
About The Granite Group
Headquartered in Concord, NH, The Granite Group distributes
plumbing, heating, cooling, piping, water systems, and energy
products to contractors and fuel dealers across New England through
55 wholesale branches and a best-in-class online store. The company
also operates 15 retail showrooms under the Sink & Spout (formerly
The Ultimate Bath Store) name, offering an expertly-trained staff
and an extensive array of bath, kitchen, and lighting products.
Founded in 1971 in Worcester, MA, The Granite Group celebrated its
50th anniversary in 2021 alongside the exceptional people who have
driven its success. Of all the recognition The Granite Group has
received as a business, the workplace awards are the ones for which
the company is most proud.
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