Fournier Rubber & Supply Co. is not stopping the changes made throughout the company’s history that have allowed our company to withstand the challenges over time and to keep up with the ever-changing society, economy, and technology in which we live. These changes have enabled us to remain a dependable…Read More


Denny Davidson, whose longevity as President and CEO has exceeded much longer than his predecessors, has taken Fournier Rubber & Supply Co. from a one location industrial rubber manufacturing and distributing company, located in Columbus, to a dual location company by expanding with a second location in Cincinnati Oh in…Read More

New Era Begins

Mr. Davidson, who is known as Denny, also has a long history with Fournier Rubber & Supply Co. He started his career here in 1961, only 19 years old and hired on to work in the warehouse with shipping and receiving. Then throughout the 60’s and 70’s while starting a…Read More

Creating Stability

He served as President until his retirement in 1974, naming Mr. Harold McCray as his successor. Mr. McCray also continued to serve as President until his retirement in 1979, when he named Mr. Dennis K. Davidson as the next President of the company.


Nell Fournier did not face the challenges of running this company alone. She had surrounded herself with experienced businessmen each, in turn, becoming her successors. Fred Schroeder had joined the company in 1934 and became the next President upon the death of Mrs. Fournier in the late 1950’s.

Tragedy Strikes

In the very next year, the company faced the unexpected loss of Mr. Lee Fournier when he was rushed to the hospital with an appendicitis attack and did not survive the operation. With the company still in its infancy and the death of Mr. Lee Fournier in 1934, Mrs. Fournier…Read More


Fournier Rubber & Supply Company was founded in 1933 by a husband and wife team, Lee and Nell Fournier.