Kelleher Investment Co


The original Cassady Pierce Company was started in 1947. When two former Phillip Carey salesmen, Harold Cassady and Nelson Pierce; opened a roofing only wholesale business on the North side of Pittsburgh, PA. Cassady Pierce is a primary and well-respected wholesale distributor of residential and commercial exterior building products. Separately owned and operated from last 58 years and they have been servicing the needs of the professional roofer, remodeling contractor, builder, general contractor and retail home center markets in Southwestern Pennsylvania.   
In 1951, Herb Smith, a roofer and sheet metal worker, opened Commercial Service Company in McKeesport, Pa. This Company expert in the wholesale distributors of roofing, gutters and siding products to the contractor trade. Dennis Kelleher, a graduate of Fordham University and a successful industrialist, purchased the Commercial Service Company from Mr. Smith in 1973.  After three very successful years at the helm of the Commercial Service Company, Mr. Kelleher, in 1976, decided to buy the competing company of Cassady Pierce. This purchase would give him two distinct bases of operation in which he could service and develop his business markets at the same year.  Mr. Kelleher secured a larger building and warehouse facility in which to operate his Cassady Pierce operations.  This building now serves as the Cassady Pierce Main Office and Headquarters.

As a company, they will focus their efforts, energies and resources on meeting the needs of their customers and they will continuously struggle to provide the value added services that will differentiate their selves and their customers from the competition. To establish Cassady Pierce as the dominant and preferred supplier for satisfying the exterior building material needs of the contractor and builder markets in Western Pennsylvania.

Kelleher Investment Co. knows that any success or growth that they may have achieved is due in a large part to the efforts, the hard work and the continuing loyalty of their customers.