Kenny Pipe & Supply has announced the promotion of Patrick Kenny to president and chief operating officer.
Kenny has worked for Kenny Pipe & Supply for 22 years and holds degrees in entrepreneurship from Belmont University and a Master’s in business from Vanderbilt University. He spent 15 years in operations, beginning in the warehouse of the Nashville branch. Over the years, Kenny has played an integral role in the growing success of the business. He has helped open new locations in both Johnson City and Chattanooga and served as branch manager in Murfreesboro. Kenny’s strong understanding of business and constant efforts to pursue best business practices has led him to develop and modernize Kenny Pipe & Supply's marketing program. His innovation and hard work is responsible for the company's e-commerce portal that will allow it to move into the future with strength and relevance.
Kenny represents the company well in many industry groups such as Afﬁliated Distributors national buying group, Southern Wholesalers Association, and American Supply Association.
“In addition to his professional acumen, Patrick believes in the mission of Kenny Pipe and will lead our company with the same heart and values that I have led with from the beginning,” said William H. Kenny, Jr., chairman and CEO, Kenny Pipe & Supply. “I will move to the role of chairman and CEO and remain committed to walking closely with Patrick to ensure a smooth transition. I am conﬁdent that Patrick is well prepared to lead our company successfully into the future and look forward to supporting and celebrating the successes of this next generation’s team of leadership.”