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Eagle Scout Skylar Kappellan with Team Member Jerrod Steffes

Skylar Kappellan Eagle Scout Project

Skylar Kappaellan of of Plymouth completed his Eagle Scout Project at the Village Park in St Cloud. Drexel Building Supply in Kiel donated some of the materials (including: Prefinished Diamond [..]

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Drexel Building Supply featured in 2018 ProSales 100

The 2018 ProSales 100 List was released this month, and Drexel Building Supply Ranked #35 in the nation for top pro dealers. This list consists of three categories: Specialty Dealers Dealers [..]

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The Team at Drexel Columbus is ready to Supply Happiness

Drexel Building Supply Opens New Location to Serve the Greater Madison Area

Drexel Building Supply located in Columbus opens on May 1st. The 14,000+ square foot store will be the 7th Drexel location in Wisconsin. Other locations include: Berlin, Brookfield, Campbellsport, [..]

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Hiring: Accounts Receivable Specialist

Drexel Building Supply is the leader of building materials and services to professional contractors and homeowners throughout Wisconsin. We are always expanding and looking for Rockstars to jump [..]

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Guest Blog - My Week as a Drexel Extern

in Team Blue on January 31, 2018

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no longer the lone elf...

"Seven years ago I set aside a few bucks here and there for a few weeks and bought about 20 toys for "Toys for Tots". I did that for years... alone. Fast forward to 2017... two [..]

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Grand Expo 2018 Class Schedule

in Team Blue on December 12, 2017

Click Here To View the 2018 Drexel Building Supply Grand Expo Class Schedule

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Drexel Building Supply Expands Their Mission to Columbus, WI.

Locally owned, Top Ranked Workplace Drexel Building Supply will be expanding their mission to Columbus, WI. The Drexel mission is to simply: Supply. Happiness. to their clients, their team, [..]

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Team Members Alicia Schiess & Wendy Van Zeeland along with the SCORES Students

Wrightstown High School SCORES Program

Wrightstown High School SCORES Program Wrightstown High School offers a program for students who have differing abilities to provide them real-world applications and opportunity. This program [..]

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Toys For Tots

in Team Blue on December 15, 2016

Drexel's mission to Supply.Happiness. this holiday season involved the Marines Toys for Tots. Team Members donated a total of 302 toys and Drexel matched the Teams donations with a cash donation [..]

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Drexel Receives Economic Development Award

This year Drexel Building Supply received the Economic Development Award from Marian University at their 35th Annual Business and Industry Awards Dinner. Drexel was one of only 4 businesses recognized [..]

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Gym Floor Installation at Holy Trinity

in Team Blue on November 3, 2016

Drexel installed this gym floor at Holy Trinity in Kewaskum -- If it covers a floor we can do it. Drexel will Supply the Happiness! Captured in just over a minute! #timelapse The actual project [..]

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Habitat for Humanity Blitz Build 2016

Members of Home Builders Association of the Fox Cities have teamed with the Greater Fox Cities Area Habitat for Humanity and Appleton Habitat ReStore to build a house in five days as part of [..]

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Drexel: Supply. Success.

in Team Blue on June 21, 2016

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Fond Du Lac High School Students Upon Delivery!

Fondy High Shop Class

The Fond Du Lac High School Shop Class needed some assistance with materials for a semester project they were focusing on. Drexel was contacted to help supply the materials this month and asked [..]

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Drive It Home "FORE" A Vet!

You’ve been hearing a lot about Operation Finally Home, but you aren’t exactly sure how your organization can contribute. The Drive it Home “Fore” a Vet Golf Outing is [..]

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McKenzie Rosenthal (daugther of Drexel Team Member Scott Rosenthal) has been accepted to attend the Air Force Academy in Colorado

Next Stop: US Air Force Academy

McKenzie Rosenthal is the first Kewaskum High School Graduate to earn an appointment to the US Air Force Academy in Colorado. McKenzie was featured in the West Bend Daily News - Click to read [..]

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  Pictured: (left to right) Ron Neitzel, Duane Schliepp, Judy Ehlenbeck, Larry McCarren (Packers Radio Network), Joel Fleischman, and Rob Dean

Drexel Named the 2015 Wisconsin Lumber Dealer Association Lumber Dealer of the Year

The Wisconsin Lumber Dealer Association named Drexel Building Supply the 2015 WRLA Dealer of the year. The award is presented annually to a member dealer who exhibits top-notch professionalism, [..]

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Drexel Berlin Team snapped this photo just prior to making the food delivery to the Berlin Emergency Food Pantry

Team Blue Holiday Food Drive

Drexel Building Supply gave back to their local communities by hosting a friendly food drive between all 6 locations. The Drexel Team donated a total of 1,936 items and $1,486 to local food pantries! [..]

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Raving Fan November 2014

hello Joel. I'm sure you get mail like this all the time but I felt the need to take my turn. You guys are awesome. Drexel offers superior quality materials and un-matched customer service. [..]

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Drexel Building Supply helps build dreams

Shout Out to the Drexel Team in this weeks FDL Reporter and Greenbay Gazette. Take a peek at the article... Follow this Link for the full article: Drexel Building Supply helps Build Dream

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Drexel Veteran's Day Spotlight Frank Gitter

Drexel Team Member Frank Gitter served active duty in the U.S .Army as a technical observer from 1970-1972. His reserve duty ended in 1976. Frank flew secret night missions over Vietnam from [..]

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2014 Inc. 5000 Award

in Team Blue on August 29, 2014

Inc. 500|5000 Inc Magazine places Drexel Building Supply on the 33nd Annual List of America's Fastest Growing Private Companies Drexel Building Supply once again made the INC Magazine 500/5000 [..]

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Drexel Building Supply Named #2 "Top Workplace"

Drexel Building Supply Named “Top Workplace” Drexel was just awarded the #2 Top Workplace in WI for Mid-Sized Companies. Drexel also received the top Development Award among ALL [..]

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Drexel #56 on ProSales Top 100

Drexel Ranked in 2014 ProSales Top 100

The ProSales Top 100 is a list of the nation's top professional-oriented full-line lumberyards and specialty dealers ranked by the dollar value of the sales and based on information each company [..]

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Wrightstown Grand Opening Celabration

Drexel Wrightstown Grand Opening

Celebrating our Grand Opening of Drexel Building Supply in Wrightstown

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Blue Tattoo #2

Have fun and a winning attitude are just two of the core values here at Drexel that are demonstrated by blue tattoo #2. The foundation of our culture is built on our core values. Josh Schmidt [..]

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Drexel Building Supply Wrightstown Team

Drexel Expands to the Greater Fox Valley Region

Drexel Building Supply will be opening their 5th location in Wrightstown, WI in February. Drexel has a reputation for providing name brand quality building materials and services, and looks forward [..]

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Drexel Team Just Getting Started!

Drexel Volunteers For Habitat for Humanity 2013

A bunch of team blue members donated their Saturday from 9-3 and helped out a family, (her name was Beauty and you could feel her energy 100 feet away!), live the American dream of a new home [..]

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Drexel "HOOKED ON" supporting the CMFDL Shanty Town

The Children's Museum of Fond Du Lac, WI hosted an appreciation night for all of its sponsors. The evening revolved around their newest outdoor space, which focuses on Fond Du Lac's very own [..]

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Business Journal Fastest Growing Company

The Milwaukee Business Journal announced the areas Fastest Growing Firms this past week for their consecutive years of growth in the marketplace. Among the 30 winners this year, Drexel Building [..]

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32nd Annual Inc 500 5000

Inc. magazine today ranked Drexel Building Supply No. 3543 on its 32nd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest growing private companies. The list represents the most [..]

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Door & Window Magazine | July-August 2013

Drexel Named Fastest-Growing Door and Window Dealer

Drexel was named one of the Fastest-Growing Door and Window Dealers! Only 7 Dealers were named on the list, all of which were out of the Northeast - accept for DREXEL BUILDING SUPPLY. You can [..]

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Drexel Weenie Wagon on the Job!

Drexel Weenie Wagon - Visiting a jobsite near you!

This summer the Drexel Building Supply Team has taken to the streets to visit our customers at their jobsites, and in their offices providing them a TRUE Hot Dog Stand experiance.

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Team Blue Announcment: Craig Kuske

Team Blue Member Craig Kuske officially retired on May 31, 2013. Craig worked at our Campbellsport location for 6 years as a Project Estimator. He is looking forward to spending a lot of time [..]

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ProSales Top 100 Dealers of 2012

Drexel Building Supply Ranks #58 on ProSales Top 100

The ProSales Top 100 is a list of the nation's top professional-oriented full-line lumberyards and specialty dealers ranked by the dollar value of the sales and based on information each company [..]

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How & Why LinkedIn?

At Drexel, networking is a key driver to growing our business. We've created a basic summary on the How's and Why's of LinkedIn. These tips and tricks are some of the basics, there are several [..]

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Kiel Building Supply Changes Name to Drexel Building Supply

Our Kiel location was featured in the Tri County News this week - check it out! Kiel Location Changes Name to Drexel Building Supply

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Campbellsport Building Supply honored in INC Hire Power Awards

Campbellsport Building Supply honored for Wisconsin job creation over the past three years New York, NY (December, 6 2012) – Campbellsport, WI-based Campbellsport Building Supply featured [..]

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444 Jacob Fundraiser

In support of the 444 Jacob Fundraiser, a team lead by Dan Smith of Campbellsport Building Supply re-roofed Jacob Lindstedts home. The on-site project was completed by a group of over 20 volunteers, [..]

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Team Blue Ranks No. 3405 on the 2012 Inc 500|5000

in Team Blue on August 21, 2012

Inc. Magazine Unveils Its Annual Exclusive List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc.500|5000 Campbellsport Building Supply Ranks No. 3405 on the 2012 Inc. 500|5000 [..]

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Keith Batenhorst - Wins Solution Provider Award

in Team Blue on February 4, 2012

"If nothing changes, nothing changes" -- John Maxwell How true is that? How often we want to change, but never get started. We are frozen in the past. Fearful of the future. Today we [..]

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Team Blue Celebrates "Honk Your Own Horn Week"

in Team Blue on September 1, 2011

Team Blue Members anonymously submitted paragraphs on who motivates them the most within the company. The spirit of Team Blue really shines through when reading these responses. The energy, hard [..]

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Graduation Acheivement


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WE ARE #81

in Team Blue on May 15, 2009

Recently we were named the country's 81st largest Building Material Supplier according to "PRO SALES" magazine TOP 100 publication. We climbed 14 spots from the previous year. And [..]

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Have a Tiger Day, by Bill Lee

in Team Blue on April 9, 2009

"If you are a golf fan, you may have watched the final round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational Golf Tournament this past Sunday. Sean O'Hair entered the final day of the tournament with [..]

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The Don't Quit Poem

in Team Blue on February 18, 2009

When things go wrong, as they sometimes will, When the road you're trudging seems all uphill, When the funds are low and the debts are high, And you want to smile, but you have to sigh, When [..]

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Each Day I come to Work...

in Team Blue on January 23, 2009

On January 9, 2009, a brutally cold day even for January in Wisconsin, the following was e-mailed to me by a fellow team member that will remain anonymous. He is not a store manager, but is [..]

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Johnny The Bagger

in Team Blue on January 23, 2009

Below is a great link about how your job and fantastic customer service...can really change lives. WONDERFUL STUFF, and our goal to our customers. Thank you to Craig Kuske, Blue Team Member, [..]

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We all need a Tree!

in Team Blue on January 5, 2009

I hired a plumber to help me restore an old farmhouse, and after he had just finished a rough first day on the job: a flat tire mad him lose an hour of work, his electric drill quit and his ancient [..]

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Stop Worrying, Start Living (and How to Be Successful)

in Team Blue on December 19, 2008

"Worry a little bit every day and in a lifetime you will lose a couple of years. If something is wrong, fix it if you can. But train yourself not to worry. Worry never fixes anything." [..]

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in Team Blue on December 15, 2008

For years and years we have all been going around the track as fast as we could, life was good. Suddenly there was a crash on the front stretch. Some of the cars were taken away on wreckers, [..]

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9/4/2007 - Inc. 5000 includes CAMPBELLSPORT BUILDING SUPPLY

in Team Blue on September 6, 2007

Inc. ranked Campbellsport Building Supply (CBS) on its first-ever Inc. 5,000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country. The Inc. 5,000, an extension of Inc. magazine’s [..]

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