Ogonna Hymes

Regional Vice President, Northwest Region
Core & Main

Ogonna Hymes is regional vice president, Northwest Region, for Core & Main, a leading distributor of waterworks and fire protection infrastructure products in the U.S.

Hymes brings a dedication to collaboration and embracing innovative opportunities to his role driving sales and operational excellence in the Northwest. His people-first focus prompts top-end performance from teams to benefit our customers while growing Core & Main’s market share in the region.

Hymes began his career with Core & Main 22 years ago in the management trainee program.
Most recently the regional director of operations for the West region, he has been a strong influencer in multiple roles in inside sales, estimating and leadership throughout his tenure with the company. Having completed his bachelor’s degree at Whittier College, Hymes expects to complete his MBA through the Jack Welch Management Institute in December 2022. He is a proud member of Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity.

About Core & Main

Based in St. Louis, Core & Main is a leader in advancing reliable infrastructure™ with local service, nationwide®. As a leading specialized distributor with a focus on water, wastewater, storm drainage and fire protection products, and related services, Core & Main provides solutions to municipalities, private water companies and professional contractors across municipal, non-residential and residential end markets, nationwide. With approximately 320 locations across the U.S., the company provides its customers local expertise backed by a national supply chain. Core & Main’s 4,500 associates are committed to helping their communities thrive with safe and reliable infrastructure. Visit coreandmain.com to learn more.


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