2015 LDAC Lumber Person of the Year: Tom Bartram

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  Tom Bartram began his career in the LBM industry after taking a part-time summer job in college. And he never looked back.   That initial part-time position at Community Lumber & Hardware in Lakeville, Conn. would be followed by a 42-year career in the industry. Today, Tom is the Lumber Dealer Association of Connecticut’s… Read more »

LDAC 2013 Annual Meeting Honoring Lumber Person of the Year Robert A. Kelly, Torno Lumber

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  Robert Kelly got his start in the lumber and building material industry after seeing an ad in the Wall Street Journal headlined “Lumberyard for Sale in Seacoast Town.” “Immediately, I had a vision of a horse drawn wagon delivering rough-hewn beams to the docks and thought, ‘That’s for me.’” At the time he was… Read more »