Carriere-Stumm, Inc. was originally formed in 1977 as the Nashville Corporation. The founding principals were Pierre F. Carriere, Robert J. Stumm Jr., Anne C. Carriere, and Anne C. Stumm. In the initial stages, the company performed several residential general construction projects. In 1983, Anne C. Carriere and Anne C. Stumm became majority owners and changed the name to Carriere-Stumm, Inc. In 1985, Pierre Carriere and Robert Stumm resigned from Standard Roofing and became president and vice-president of Carriere-Stumm, Inc. Robert and Anne Stumm purchased Pierre and Anne Carriere’s interest in the company in 1991.
Until 1993, Carriere-Stumm, Inc. primarily operated as a commercial roofing and sheet metal specialty subcontractor.
In 2000, Carriere-Stumm, Inc. began to dedicate more emphasis to negotiated reroof, repair and maintenance work. In addition, the IMR (Inspection, Maintenance and Repair) Program was conceived, developed and began the process to obtain a patent. From 2000 to 2004, the company completely focused on relationship sales.. It was also during this time period that Carriere-Stumm, Inc. began to serve as a prime contractor on several projects.
In 2004, Carriere-Stumm, Inc. began a general construction division. Carriere-Stumm, Inc. now provides general construction services with self performing specialties in concrete, structural, steel, metal siding, metal roofing, installation, waterproofing, membrane roofing, sheet metal, drywall, painting, tile and comprehensive asset management services to its commercial clients.
In August 2005, Hurricane Katrina devastated the New Orleans and Mississippi Gulf Coast region. Between September 2005 and December 2006 Carriere-Stumm, Inc. completed over $23,000,000 in general construction, roofing and sheet metal projects as part of the recovery effort.
In December 2006, Carriere-Stumm, Inc. changed its name to Carriere-Stumm, LLC. Also in 2006, the company began installation of “Green Roofing” and solar installations. Carriere-Stumm, LLC has targeted this market as the next growth area for the company, which parallels with the company’s dedication to the rebuilding and rejuvenation of the New Orleans area and the Mississippi Gulf Coast.