Episode 48: Brian McCoy and Meagan McCoy Jones of McCoy’s Building Supply
On episode 48 we get a candid close-up of the generational handoff at McCoy’s Building Supply with Brian McCoy and Meagan McCoy Jones. Founded in 1927, McCoy's is in the process of transferring leadership of the company from the third generation to the fourth—and from father to daughter. McCoy's operates 87 retail locations with full-service lumberyards in Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Mississippi, and New Mexico.
As you'll hear, Brian and Meagan have a special relationship which has been an essential element in their business success. Brian and Meagan discuss the value of vulnerability in leadership roles and how to deliberately build a team that trusts one another. Meagan shares her experiences as a woman in a male-dominated industry and offers insights to women leaders in the industry — and the men working alongside them. Brian and Meagan discuss how McCoy's emphasizes effective communication and how they methodically reinforce their company’s culture and the behavioral standards expected of every team member. Enjoy my conversation with Brian McCoy and Meagan McCoy Jones. Thanks for listening.