Posted November 13, 2023

DSG embarks on expansion project in Iowa

Dakota Supply Group (DSG), a distributor of innovative products and services, celebrated the groundbreaking ceremony for its new facility in Ames, Iowa, on November 6. The new facility is slated for opening in 2024.

DSG groundbreaking, Ames, IowaLocated at 2155 Bailey Ave in Ames, IA, the new 30,000-square-foot facility offers a strategically positioned and easily accessible site. DSG has served the Ames market for the past six decades.

Several esteemed guests attended the groundbreaking ceremony, including Dan Culhane, president and CEO of the Ames Chamber of Commerce; John Hollinrake, seputy state director for U.S. Senator Joni Ernst; Emily Schwickerath, district director for U.S. Congressman Randy Feestra; Bill Johnson, developer with Choice Commercial; Mark Lewis, president of Cedar Falls Building Systems Inc.; along with Jan Williams, Nikki Fischer, Dylan Kline, Steven Lawrence, Ottie Maxey, and Emory Widlowski, all representing the Ames Chamber of Commerce. Also present were members of DSG's executive, regional, and branch leadership teams.

"We are thrilled to announce this investment in Ames, Iowa. Our new warehouse facility will provide increased capacity to serve not only our current waterworks business in the Ames market but also the ability to grow into the broader DSG offering across Iowa," said Paul Kennedy, president and CEO of DSG. "We are furthering our commitment to bring a world-class customer experience to the customers, employee owners, and communities we serve. We are celebrating our 125th year, and with years of success in Ames, we eagerly anticipate the opportunities this expansion will bring to Ames and the broader community."