Operations commenced on June 1, 2018 under the Schell Martin Company LLC of Louisiana name.
Craig Schell will continue to be the President of the operations in the Louisiana and Mississippi region.
Both JD Martin Company and The Schell Company have much in common, including continuing agency operations for more than 60 years.
“All of us at JD Martin are really excited to begin our operations in Louisiana with Craig and his team. We will be hiring all of the Schell Company employees and we will be adding employees there to support the growing business in the region,” said Greg Baker, President of JD Martin.
“I am pleased and honored to be joining the JD Martin team lead by Jim Carr and Greg Baker. JD Martin has demonstrated a long time commitment to their employees, manufacturers and customers. Working together, I think we can bring more value to all of our stakeholders and continue to grow for many years to come,” said Craig Schell, President of The Schell Company.
There will be no changes to The JD Martin and it will continue its current agency operations in Texas and Oklahoma.