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They didn't really seem to know what they were doing.

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Current Employee - Inside Sales for ProBuild in Yorkville, IL
Current Employee - Inside Sales for ProBuild in Yorkville, IL

I have been working at ProBuild full-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

A large, nationwide company with lots of opportunities. They have an established presence in most major markets. Owned by Fidelity.

Cons

They did not seem to have any type of plan on how to expand into different markets. When merging all their acquisitions into one entity, instead of taking the best of each company and combining that, they used whatever the largest existing company did.

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    Company Unsure of Direction

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    Former Employee - Project Manager in Denver, CO
    Former Employee - Project Manager in Denver, CO

    I worked at ProBuild full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Good people in a changing environment. The company has tremendous potential. They want to change the building materials industry and have the mass to do it.

    Cons

    Constantly changing leadership. Strategy and tactics from the parent company Fidelity don't mesh with the industry and local ProBuild leadership is not able to say "No". They don't understand how to implement change. They play with concepts such as "Green" but don't live or believe it.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Set a course that makes sense for the industry. Build the passion. Inspire the field to join in.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    The best company i've ever worked for...

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    Former Employee - Field Improvement Specialist in Denver, CO
    Former Employee - Field Improvement Specialist in Denver, CO

    I worked at ProBuild full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Under the new CEO, positive changes have been made to run the organization more efficiently and effectively.

    Cons

    The downturn in the housing market makes work more difficult.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take care of your employees. Without them, you don't have a job.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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