Executive Vice President, IMO Leader
Dave Rush is executive vice president and IMO leader at Builders FirstSource. He is responsible for co-managing the integration, building key processes, and identifying and developing the capabilities needed to capture value opportunities presented by the merger of Builders FirstSource and BMC. Prior to the merger of Builders FirstSource and BMC, Mr. Rush served as COO of Builders FirstSource’s eastern division.
Mr. Rush started his career in 1999 with the acquisition of Pelican Companies, where he was vice president of finance. In 2003, he moved into operations as area vice president for South Carolina, North Carolina and Tennessee until 2015. Mr. Rush was instrumental in the acquisition of ProBuild as the legacy Builders FirstSource Senior Integration Leader through 2017. Mr. Rush also served as SVP of strategy and business development, overseeing merger and acquisition work, business line reviews and other special projects.
Mr. Rush earned his bachelor’s in accounting from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.