Davis Truss Appoints Murphy as New GM

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Originally Published by: Davis Truss — July 13, 2023
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Johnny Murphy

Davis Truss, the wood roof and floor truss manufacturer, announced the appointment of Johnny Murphy as general manager. 

In a press release issued by the company, Davis Truss said that Murphy has a proven track record of success and extensive industry experience. Davis Truss also said Murphy is “set to propel the company towards further growth and success.”

In the role of general manager, Murphy will be responsible for overseeing the company's operations and driving initiatives to enhance overall performance. With a focus on customer satisfaction,  product quality, and team development, Murphy aims to strengthen the company's market position and foster a culture of excellence, Davis Truss said.

Murphy brings extensive experience to the role, having spent a total of 18 years with the Red River Lumber family of companies including 8 years in leadership positions in safety, training, fleet, and distribution. 

He recently participated in the LMC Leadership Excellence Masterclass at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

Davis Truss was founded in 1960.

"We are excited to have Johnny as the General Manager of Davis Truss," said Mike Craven, owner of  Davis Truss. “His leadership skills and industry expertise will be instrumental in driving our company  forward and delivering exceptional results for our customers and employees.” 

Davis Truss is a wood roof and floor truss manufacturer located in Texarkana, Arkansas. 

Founded in 1960, Davis Truss serves builders and lumber yards across multiple states.