VEC llc, Charlottesville,Va., a distributor of datacom and security supplies, will be opening a new full-service branch in Ashland, Va., on May 27th to service the metropolitan Richmond marketplace. Located at 10032 Whitesel Rd. in Ashland, the branch will be under the leadership of Branch Manager  John Hooper, a long-time VEC veteran.  The branch will operate from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.  As is the case with all VEC branch locations, the branch will also have after-hours emergency service available. The branch telephone number is 804-368-0737.  A grand opening celebration will be planned for some time in July.

Headquartered in Charlottesville, VA, VEC will now have six full service locations:  Charlottesville, Lynchburg,  Roanoke,  Raleigh, Kernersville and Ashland.   “This is our second branch opening in 2014 and we look forward to adding more locations to our network in the months and years ahead,” said Frank Stalzer, president / CEO of VEC llc.