People en DG Macpherson to Succeed Ryan as Grainger CEO <div class="field-deck"> Macpherson has been COO since 2015 and will become CEO on Oct. 1. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ryan's transition will bring to a close a career of nearly 36 years of continuous service and eight years as CEO.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Silver Mon, 08 Aug 2016 16:54:00 +0000 35921 at Sonepar Senior V.P. Now CEO of NJ-Based Solar Firm <div class="node-body article-body">CenterStar Energy Services, a national solar construction and installation firm, has appointed Kathy Rusko as CEO and a member of its board of directors. Rusko was most recently senior V.P. for Sonepar North America.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Solar People Rusko solar Sonepar Thu, 04 Aug 2016 22:02:00 +0000 35871 at People On the Move - July 2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Check out these executive appointments and honors at Border States, Eaton, T&B/ABB, Omni Cable, Encore Wire, Appleton/Emerson, NorthEast Electrical Distributors, Irby/ Sonepar, and GG LED.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Appleton/Emerson Border States Eaton Encore Wire Irby Northeast Electrical Distributors Omni Cable Sonepar T&B Thomas and Betts Fri, 08 Jul 2016 19:43:00 +0000 35281 at Encore Wire’s Daniel Jones Wins Top Wire & Cable Industry Award <div class="node-body article-body">Daniel Jones, Encore Wire's chairman, president & CEO, was presented the 2016 Mordica Memorial Award on June 8 at this year's WAI Operations Summit & Wire Expo (Wire Association International). </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Daniel Jones Encore Wire wire and cable Fri, 10 Jun 2016 15:14:00 +0000 34261 at Obituary: Stephen Chaika, November, 2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Stephen Chaika, 93, of Long Island, N.Y., passed away in Nov. 2015, according to Herb Slater, one of Chaika's friends and co-workers from their days at Herb’s company, Slater Electric Co.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Fri, 10 Jun 2016 14:45:00 +0000 34251 at People On the Move - May 2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Lots of industry executives have new posts or have been honored over the past few weeks for the service to the industry. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Border States Carlo Gavazzi Service Electric Summit Electric Supply Sun, 22 May 2016 22:47:00 +0000 33701 at Beaudry Joins Remke as Business Development Manager for Southeast <div class="node-body article-body">Greg Beaudry is now Remke's business development manager – Southeast and will be responsible for all sales channel activities in Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People beaudry remke Mon, 16 May 2016 18:59:00 +0000 33531 at Obituary: William R. Anixter – 1923-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">William Anixter, who co-founded the electrical industry’s largest wire and cable specialty distributor along with his brother Alan, passed away on May 8.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Anixter wire and cable Mon, 16 May 2016 18:46:00 +0000 33511 at People On the Move - April 22, 2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Check out the industry execs from Summit Electric, Rockwell, Buckles-Smith, Nora Lighting, Anamet and Omni Cable who have taken on new roles over the past few weeks.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Gallery Anamet Buckles-Smith omni Rockwell Fri, 22 Apr 2016 21:25:00 +0000 32761 at Omni Cable Hires Alton as Los Angeles Regional Manager <div class="node-body article-body">Omni Cable has hired Jim Alton as regional manager of the Los Angeles branch. In this role, Alton will provide business leadership to the Los Angeles branch and oversee sales, development, and distribution for the southern California region. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People jim alton Omni Cable Mon, 18 Apr 2016 21:07:00 +0000 32371 at