People en NEMA Honors Industry Execs at Annual Meeting in Cleveland <div class="node-body article-body">NEMA announced the 2016 winners of its annual awards during the association's 90th Annual Membership Meeting in Cleveland, last week. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Chris Curtis NEMA Schneider Electric Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:17:00 +0000 37211 at DISC Corp. Makes Two Senior Management Appointments <div class="node-body article-body"><p><em><img alt="" src="/site-files/" style="width: 250px; height: 108px; float: left; margin: 3px;" />​DISC</em><em> (Distributor Information Services Corp.) (Orange, CT):</em><strong> Gil Isenstein</strong> and <strong>Rebecca Drew</strong> have been appointed to chief marketing officer and COO, respectively. DISC Founder and President <strong>Herm Isenstein</strong> will continue to serve in his current role as the company&rsquo;s chief executive.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People DISC Isenstein Tue, 15 Nov 2016 19:05:00 +0000 37191 at NAED Names Granite City's Greg Smith Incoming Eastern Region V.P.-Elect <div class="node-body article-body"><p class="text"><span style="background-image: initial; background-position: initial; background-size: initial; background-repeat: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial;"><em>National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) (St. Louis):</em> &nbsp;<strong>Greg Smith, </strong>executive V.P. for Quincy, Mass.-based Granite City Electric Supply Co., is the incoming vice president-elect of NAED&rsquo;s Eastern Region. He has been in the industry 30 years and has served on NAED&rsquo;s Eastern Region Council several times.</span></p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Massachusetts People Granite City Greg Smith MA Mon, 14 Nov 2016 15:31:00 +0000 37171 at Buelow Appointed Milbank’s V.P. of Sales & Marketing <div class="node-body article-body">Chris Buelow has been appointed vice president of sales and marketing for Milbank Manufacturing, Kansas City. He will lead the sales and marketing teams in growing market share and increasing profitability for all Milbank products, and work to expand Milbank's footprint in new and existing sales channels.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Milbank Mon, 14 Nov 2016 03:27:00 +0000 37141 at People On the Move - October 2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body"> Buckles-Smith, Glen Dimplex, GE Energy Connections, LSI Lighting, Lighting Science, Nora Lighting, Omni Cable,</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Gallery Buckles-Smith GE Energy Connections Glen Dimplex Lighting Science LSI Lighting Nora Lighting and Omni Cable. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 16:18:00 +0000 36801 at Obituary: Herb Slater - Leader of Slater Electric and Duplex Electrical Supply <div class="node-body article-body">Herb Slater, a well-known presence in electrical industry circles for decades as president of Slater Electric, Glen Cove and Duplex Electrical Supply, Port Washington, N.Y., passed away on Oct. 15 at age 84.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Duplex electric Herb slater slater electric wiring devices. Mon, 17 Oct 2016 14:45:00 +0000 36781 at People On the Move - September 2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Congratulations to the recently promoted employees and new hires at LEDVANCE Sylvania, Schneider, Knipex, Buckles-Smith, Greenlee and Elemental LED.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Gallery Fri, 23 Sep 2016 21:49:00 +0000 36491 at People On the Move this Month - August 2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Congratulations to the executives from Russlectric, Border States Electric, Van Meter Industrial, Service Wire, IEWC, CenterStar Energy Services and WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff on their promotions and accomplishments.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> People Gallery Border States Electric Brinckerhoff CenterStar Energy Services IEWC Parsons Russlectric Service Wire Van Meter Industrial WSP Wed, 31 Aug 2016 20:38:00 +0000 36131 at 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