Mike Fairbanks

President, New England Building Supply

We hire high-quality people to create a caring staff willing to go the extra mile for both our customers and fellow employees while maintaining a family atmosphere.



Mike serves as the President of New England Building Supply (NEBS) headquartered in Boston, MA. With over 30 years of industry experience and management expertise, Mike is responsible for overseeing all operations at NEBS.

Born and raised in New England, Mike began his career in the building materials industry while in college. He gained invaluable experience at Somerville Lumber, starting as a truck driver and progressing through roles as a salesman and Department Manager. His career further developed as a Commodity Buyer/Inventory Manager at Wickes Lumber and later as Store Manager at GV Moore. In 2011, Mike joined NEBS as the Retail Store Manager, ascending to Operations Manager in 2014 and eventually Vice President/General Manager. In 2020, he assumed the role of President.

Mike holds a degree in Liberal Arts from Worcester State College, underpinning his understanding of business and leadership principles essential to his success in the industry.