Who We Are

Our Story

In 1955, Jud Wilcox decided to go into business for himself, and Louisville Tile was founded.

Starting with one truck Louisville Tile has grown into a four generation family owned business that now spans 13 cities in 6 states: KY, IN, IL, TN, OH, and MI. 

With more than 225 employees the company continues to focus on providing its clients and customers the very best products and service available.

Based in Louisville KY the Company still operates on the core values established by Mr. Wilcox back in 1955.

Our values:

  • Serve our Customers with honesty and integrity
  • Be Grateful and say Thank you
  • Be Kind
  • Be Problem Solvers
  • Always Put Customer First


Provide a world class and innovative solution-oriented customer experience by retaining the most knowledgeable employee team with the highest integrity who create value for our customers and profitability for the company.

Our Process

Louisville Tile separates itself from its competitors by embracing more than 65 years of experience and core competencies in product selection, design expertise, and quality assurance.

To fulfill our mission and value proposition we  differentiate ourselves and serve our clients and marketplace by offering independent advice to our clients. We carefully vet and evaluate the partners we choose to distribute. Unlike many of our competitors we do not manufacture but use our expertise to partner with the best of the best.

Our advice is never conflicted and always in the best interest of our clients.  Only the select few are carried in our showrooms so that we can provide superior value to our clients and meet their budget requirements.

Our Team

Our Leadership Team is deep and highly experienced. We are led by both industry and non-industry experience including many individuals with more than 20 years with the company.

We often promote from within and are able to attract talent from outside the company. We have been honored to have won many awards including Best Places to Work for the past 8 years as well as being recognized as Family Business of the Year.

Our teams prior experience in addition to Louisville Tile includes senior positions at:

  • JP Morgan

  • Mohawk

  • Tarkett

  • Lowe’s

  • Virginia Tile

  • Emser Tile

  • University Louisville

  • Caterpillar Logistics