Montana Veterans Acquire Wyoming-based Irrigation Company
Mullinax Irrigation & Construction Supply, which provides irrigation solutions and construction products from their headquarters in Sheridan, WY, recently announced the sale of their business to a new generation of ownership.
Kevin Beagle and Dustin Frost, an Army and a National Guard Veteran, both with connections to the Billings business community, have purchased the company from Mullinax, Inc.
“For decades, the Mullinax name has been the trusted source helping ranchers, landowners and contractors throughout Northeast Wyoming and Southern Montana with unparalleled service, industry leading expertise and quality products,” said Kevin Beagle, President of Legacy Irrigation & Supply, dba Mullinax Irrigation & Construction Supply.
Retired, Lt. Colonel Kevin Beagle, USA, has over 20+ years as an active duty Enlisted Soldier and Commissioned Officer and most recently the CEO of InnerCore Optics / Ironsides. Upon retirement, Beagle founded and served as the CEO of The Ironsides Group, a national telecommunications and utility infrastructure provider with offices in Billings, Nashville, Salt Lake City, Raleigh, and Phoenix. After 4 years, Kevin guided the sale of Ironsides to D4 Infrastructure of Houston, TX. Beagle is a graduate of MSU-Bozeman, holds an M.S. in Business and Administration from Central Michigan University and is a Graduate from the U.S. Army Command & General Staff College.
Frost is an innovative, vision focused business advisor with nearly two decades experience in start-ups, business acquisition, consulting, communications, and economic development. Before purchasing AlphaGraphics of Billings, a nationally recognized print and marketing firm with over 30 employees, he co-founded a successful political consulting and government affairs company. Prior to that, he spent nearly a decade in Montana politics serving as Campaign Manager on two successful statewide campaigns Congress. Most recently, Frost was Director of the Big Sky Veterans Business Outreach Center, where he helped connect veterans, service members and their spouses to small business success in Montana, Wyoming and Utah.
Mullinax Irrigation is a one stop irrigation supply center. The company can consult, design, engineer, supply, build and service complete irrigation system. In addition it provides Pure Ag soil enhancement to increase crop yield and decrease water usage.
“As the new owners of this company we look forward to the opportunity to continue building on the legacy created by the Mullinax family and team.” Mullinax Irrigation and Construction Supply has been providing irrigation consultation, design, installation and supply to Sheridan area customers since 1971.
To help facilitate a seamless transition for customers, Beagle and Frost’s company, Legacy Irrigation & Supply, will continue doing business as Mullinax Irrigation and Construction Supply. “We couldn’t be happier with this next generation of leadership at Mullinax Irrigation and Supply,” said Nathan Mullinax, President of Mullinax, Inc. “Kevin’s experience as a military leader and CEO, combined with Dustin’s capabilities as a business advisor and successful marketing company owner, will ensure the company’s continued success.”
Mullinax Irrigation & Construction Supply can be found at 615 Fort Road in Sheridan, Wyoming.