Ron Devorsky, now national sales manager for Kichler Lighting; Rick Reffler, now president of Turtle & Hughes; Vance Smith, who now covers South Central region sales for Burndy; Brian Allison, now VP and GM for Rothenberger USA; Adam Guderian, senior IT applications manager for Border States; and many more.
Jerre L. Stead, once CEO of Square D Co., is the new chairman of the American Writers Museum (AWM) Foundation. The Museum has additional electrical ties, as Malcolm O'Hagan, formerly president of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Rosslyn, Va., is its founding chairman and president....More
The Arthur J. Hurley Co. has appointed Jim Clark as the executive V.P. and CFO; Kevin Sodden as account manager for the utility/municipal/engineering market in New England; and Camilo Pereira as the company’s business manager in charge of key national accounts and overall expansion in the transit, utility and construction markets....More
Progress Lighting/Hubbell Lighting (Greenville, S.C.): Todd Roy, director of builder sales and marketing, was promoted to national sales director. In other Progress news, Jennifer Kis was hired as key account marketing manager....More
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA), Rosslyn, Va., announces that, as of Aug. 4, Kevin J. Cosgriff will take office as president and CEO. He replaces Evan Gaddis, NEMA’s current president and CEO, who is retiring....More
The North American electrical wholesaling industry is being rocked by mergers & acquisitions, advances in technology, new competition from offshore and an uncertain economy. In this 60-minute webinar, Electrical Wholesaling Chief Editor Jim Lucy will discuss the changes in the electrical market now having the most impact on electrical distributors, electrical manufacturers and independent manufacturers’ reps....More