Brian Leary is C.O.O. Sargent & Greenleaf, which is a part of Stanley Black & Decker. S&G is a global manufacturer and distributor of High Security commercial locks to Financial Institutions, Safe OEMs, Lock Distributor and the US Government.
 Brian has extensive experience in both private and Fortune 500 companies as a senior executive. Supporting both domestic and international businesses operations, he has extensive and diverse experience in managing manufacturing, development, marketing and sales to existing and new channels of distribution for: Kohler Company-  Williams Holding PLC (NuTone), Griffin Corporation (Clopay/Atlas Door), Ingersoll Rand (Allegion). Brian spent the six years prior to joining S&G as VP for Reading Rock, a privately held Midwest based precast concrete company. In his equity position, he was responsible for the profitable reorganization and expansion of the Hardscapes Division.

Brian sits on a Board of Advisors for two private building materials companies as well as having served on numerous industry associated Boards in the past. He also volunteers his time in leadership roles for local community associations and Gov’t Boards.
Brian holds an MBA from Loyola University, Chicago and BS in Civil Engineering from the University of Evansville.

Brian Leary
BGWIB Member
Strategic Planning Committee Member