Ambassador Supply Expands Steel Component Operations

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Originally Published by: HBS Dealer — December 8, 2023
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Ambassador Supply has acquired Ideal Steel, a regional manufacturer of components and pre-engineered steel buildings.

Located in Broussard, Louisiana, the manufacturer has over 20 years of experience serving industrial, commercial, agricultural, and residential markets. 

“We’re thrilled to welcome Ideal Steel to the Ambassador Supply team. With an alignment of visions strengthened by our shared values, we know this strategic partnership will make a positive impact on the market,” said Ambassador Supply CEO Brad Crawford. 

Ideal Steel said its focus providing customers with “cost-effective, quality buildings in a timely manner.” The company was founded in 2002.

Ideal Steel was founded in 2002.

“Working with Ambassador Supply will provide our company with new opportunities for collaboration and innovation, as well as an expanded market presence - all while continuing to provide our customers with the same high-quality service they know and trust,” said Ideal Steel President John Tolson IV. “We believe this is a great opportunity to grow our business and create a lasting impact in our industry and in our community.”

Based in Fort Wayne, Indiana, Ambassador Supply is an investment and management company in the residential and commercial construction industry. 

The financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.