Brendan Wall

Brendan Wall

Brendan Wall is a second-generation owner, together with his nine brothers and sisters, and was elected to the Enterprise board in 2017. He is the past president and owner of Hatch Building Supply, a wholesale distributor and rebar fabricator that serves concrete and masonry contractors throughout Wisconsin, with revenues over $10 million annually. He and his wife sold the business in June 2018. 

Brendan has more than 30 years of experience managing and growing multimillion-dollar businesses. After a successful career in the banking industry, he spent 15 years growing the Demco Media business from a $3 million product line to a $15 million stand-alone sister company to Demco. As president and COO, he sold the business at a profit for his family in 2006. His background covers business operations, acquisition, divestiture, expansion, and relocation, and his track record includes 400% sales growth and two business turnarounds. Along with his business acumen, Brendan is known for building strong teams with high morale and loyalty, founded on Midwestern family business values.

Brendan is a longtime member of the Loyola Business Center, the UW Family Business Center, and Family Business International. Through numerous courses and international programs, he has developed a strong understanding of family business ownership and governance. He has contributed to many organizations over his career, including serving 40-plus years on the National Ski Patrol; serving as past president and chair of Madison East Rotary Club; serving on the Wall Family Charitable Contributions Committee; and serving on the WFE Governance, Audit, and Business Advisory committees of the board. He has also served the Madison Leukemia Society, Edgewood Campus School Capital Campaign, Boy Scouts of America Troop 5 as Scout Master, and numerous professional trade associations in the construction industry. 

He is married to LeAnna, a civil engineer with the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, and they have two children: Grace, a senior at Seattle University, and Zachary, a sophomore at Notre Dame University. In his spare time Brendan enjoys skiing and sailing with his family.