ST. LOUIS, July 9, 2019—Core & Main LP, a leading distributor of waterworks and fire protection infrastructure products in the U.S., has named Russell "Rusty" Reeves as director of national fusible sales, based in Texas. Reeves will lead the market development for the fusible pipe initiative, which is a strategic area of growth for the company. He will be responsible for the business development strategy for fusible within our national, government and strategic accounts.
Core & Main is a nationwide distributor of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe. Because of the unique properties of polyethylene pipe, it can be used in a broad range of applications including municipal, industrial, landfill, geothermal, mining, and more.
Reeves joined Core & Main from Pipeline Plastics, where he diversified the company into new markets.He has more than 30 years of experience in operations management, engineered products, technical sales and marketing with a demonstrated increase in profit and sales revenues. Rusty has served in a variety of industries including construction, distribution and energy.
A leader in the fusible industry, he is heavily involved in the Plastic Pipe Institute and the Alliance for PE Pipe. Reeves earned his bachelor's degree from The University of Texas at Austin.
About Core & Main
Based in St. Louis, Core & Main is a leading distributor of water, sewer, storm drain and fire protection products in the United States. Operating more than 250 branches nationwide, the company combines local expertise with a national supply chain to provide contractors and municipalities innovative solutions for new construction and aging infrastructure. Core & Main’s 3,000 plus associates are committed to the safe distribution of water and fire protection to help communities thrive. Visit www.coreandmain.com or www.coreandmainfire.com to learn more.