AMES Latest News

May 22nd

AMES Launches New Graco Rental Program

May 22, 2017 (Stone Mountain, GA) —  AMES, the leading provider of automatic taping and finishing (ATF) tools, supplies and training to the professional drywall finishing industry, in partnership with Graco, is now proudly offering texture sprayer rental options in select markets. The new AMES Graco Rental Program offers customers flexible rental options on an assortment of Graco texture sprayers, including the RTX2000, RTX5000 and Mark V. This program is a welcome addition to the robust automatic taping and finishing tool rental program that AMES has been offering since […]
Mar 13th

AMES Tools Returns to Detroit Market with Newest Store

March 13, 2017 (Stone Mountain, GA) — AMES Taping Tools, the leading provider of automatic taping and finishing (ATF) tools, supplies and training to the professional drywall finishing industry, is pleased to announce the grand opening of their newest location in Madison Heights, MI. “We are excited to be back in the metro Detroit market,” says James Barlow, AMES Regional Vice President – North. “The city’s recent growth will allow us to service drywall contractors as they look to increase production with new processes and products. AMES […]
Feb 15th

AMES Appoints New Regional Vice President in South

February 15, 2017 (Stone Mountain, GA) — AMES Taping Tools, the leading provider of automatic taping and finishing (ATF) tools, supplies, and training to the professional drywall finishing industry, is pleased to announce that Karl Heinrich has been appointed as its new Regional Vice President of the South Region, effective January 16, 2017. Heinrich brings with him over 20 years of experience in the equipment rental and sales industry. Beginning his career as an entry level Sales Coordinator, Heinrich advanced to positions of increasing responsibility, most recently […]
Jun 7th

Newest AMES Store Opens in Santa Clarita, California

June 7, 2016 (Stone Mountain, GA) — AMES Taping Tools, the leading provider of automatic taping and finishing (ATF) tools, supplies and training to the professional drywall finishing industry, is pleased to announce the grand opening of their newest location in Santa Clarita, California. “We are excited to see continued growth in California with the addition of the Santa Clarita location,” explains John Fechner, AMES Regional Vice President – West.  “This new location will be a great addition for our customers in the northern Los Angeles […]
Jun 6th

AMES Tools Opens Newest Store in Fort Myers, Florida

June 6, 2016 (Stone Mountain, GA) — AMES Taping Tools, the leading provider of automatic taping and finishing (ATF) tools, supplies and training to the professional drywall finishing industry, is pleased to announce the grand opening of their newest location in Fort Myers, Florida. “We are excited to have this new location in the Fort Myers area to further be able to support the south Florida market,” explains Dan Hughes, AMES Regional Vice President – South.  “This new location will be a great addition for our […]
Apr 1st

Newest AMES Location Opens in Miami, Florida

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 1, 2016 (Stone Mountain, GA) — AMES Taping Tools, the leading provider of automatic taping and finishing (ATF) tools, supplies and training to the professional drywall finishing industry, is pleased to announce the grand opening of their newest location in Miami Lakes, Florida. “We are excited to have this new location in the Miami area to further be able to support the south Florida market,” explains Dan Hughes, AMES Regional Vice President – South.  “This new location will be a great addition […]
Feb 29th

AMES Announces Newest Store Opening in Vancouver, WA

February 29, 2016 (Stone Mountain, GA) — AMES Taping Tools, the leading provider of automatic taping and finishing (ATF) tools, supplies and training to the professional drywall finishing industry, is pleased to announce the grand opening of their newest location in Vancouver, Washington. “We are excited to have this new location in Vancouver to open opportunities in southern Washington as well as help support our northern Portland, Oregon market,” explains John Fechner, AMES Regional Vice President – West.  “We look forward to continuing our growth efforts […]
Jan 15th

AMES Appoints New VP of Stores

January 15, 2016 (Stone Mountain, GA) — AMES Taping Tools, the leading provider of automatic taping and finishing (ATF) tools, supplies, and training to the professional drywall finishing industry, is pleased to announce that Matt Ladd has been appointed as its new Vice President of Stores, effective January 11, 2016. Ladd brings with him 19 years of experience in the construction and equipment rental industries where he held a variety of operations, sales and leadership roles, including General Manager of the Middle East and North Africa […]