Sonepar Acquires PEPCO

Sonepar Acquires PEPCO

September 30, 2022 Sonepar announced that its U.S. subsidiary has entered into an agreement to acquire Professional Electric Products Co., Inc. (dba “PEPCO”). With a strong presence in the state of Ohio, this acquisition offers Sonepar the opportunity to expand in the 6th largest electrical distribution market in the U.S. A family-owned business headquartered in Eastlake, Ohio, since…

Sonepar to Acquire Basin-River Electrical Supply

Sonepar to Acquire Basin-River Electrical Supply

September 30, 2022 Sonepar announced Tuesday of this week that its U.S. subsidiary has entered into an agreement to acquire Basin-River Electrical Supply LLC. This acquisition allows Sonepar to grow its business in the Plaquemine, Louisiana, market. A family-owned business since 1981, Basin-River’s branch location will be integrated into Sonepar’s Crawford Electric brand at closing. …

LEDVANCE Welcomes the Addition of Lightspec Canada Inc as Specification Agency in GTA & Southwestern Region for Ontario, Canada

LEDVANCE Welcomes the Addition of Lightspec Canada Inc as Specification Agency in GTA & Southwestern Region for Ontario, Canada

September 30, 2022 LEDVANCE, the maker of SYLVANIA general lighting in the US and Canada, is excited to welcome Lightspec Canada Inc as their specification agency in the GTA & Southwestern Region for Ontario, Canada. “Lightspec Canada Inc is a premiere agency, that we have formed a partnership with, and we are looking forward to…

BJ Take Welcomes Contact Delage as New Quebec Agent

BJ Take Welcomes Contact Delage as New Quebec Agent

September 30, 2022 BJ TAKE INC has signed Contact Delage as their new agent for Quebec, effective October 1, 2022. Contact Delage has built a solid reputation within Quebec, focusing on providing superior service to its client base. They work closely with customers in the manufacturing, aerospace, telecommunications and civil engineering verticals through electrical and…

Bartle & Gibson Has Promoted Joseph Meier to Senior Vice President of Operations

Bartle & Gibson Has Promoted Joseph Meier to Senior Vice President of Operations

Bartle & Gibson has promoted Joseph Meier to Senior Vice President of Operations. Joseph started his career with Bartle & Gibson in 2007 working as a Purchasing Agent, then Purchasing Manager, Corporate Purchasing Manager, and most recently Vice President of Supply Chain & Logistics. For more information, visit HERE.

LEDVANCE Welcomes the New Addition of Yasmin Navid as Sr Sales Representative in Central Region for Canada

LEDVANCE Welcomes the New Addition of Yasmin Navid as Sr Sales Representative in Central Region for Canada

September 23, 2022 LEDVANCE, the maker of SYLVANIA general lighting in the US and Canada, is excited to welcome Yasmin Navid as Sr Sales Rep in the Central Region for Canada. “Yasmin has 12+ years industry experience and brings a wealth of knowledge within the lighting and electrical industry. Her skills and talent are exceptional,…

Robertson Electric Names Jeff Thompson New Branch Manager in Ottawa 

Robertson Electric Names Jeff Thompson New Branch Manager in Ottawa 

September 23, 2022 Robertson Electric is very excited to announce the hiring of their new Branch Manager in Ottawa, Jeff Thompson. Jeff brings his extensive experience in sales, distribution logistics, product sourcing, and procurement, along with the ability to manage and develop sales and profit-focused teams. Jeff is a leader who has consistently delivered on…

Stephane Leblanc Appointed Partner with Focus Electrical Sales

Stephane Leblanc Appointed Partner with Focus Electrical Sales

September 23, 2022 The Partner group of Alex & Tanya LeBlanc and Jeff Thomas are very pleased to announce that Stephane Leblanc has joined the ownership team of FOCUS Electrical Sales. Stephane has been a significant contributor to the success and growth of FOCUS since joining our Agency in 2011.   His dedication, commitment, and attention…

EFC Electric Vehicle Charger Business Section Appoints New Chair

EFC Electric Vehicle Charger Business Section Appoints New Chair

September 23, 2022 Tom Kartmazov, Leviton Canada, has been appointed the new Chair of EFC’s Electric Vehicle Charger Business Section committee. Tom brings more than 9 years’ experience to this role in areas of lighting controls and energy solutions, as well as business development and project management. The Electric Vehicle Charger Business Section includes industry…

Hammond Power Solutions Unveils New Power Quality Lab

Hammond Power Solutions Unveils New Power Quality Lab

September 23, 2022 Hammond Power Solutions Inc. (“HPS”) has recently announced the opening of their new HPS Power Quality Lab. Located at their headquarters in Guelph, Ontario, the PQ lab allows HPS to demonstrate their wide range of power quality products through real-time testing. The lab will primarily be used to host consultants, distributor specialists,…

Derek Monk, Strong Advocate for Energy Efficiency, to Lead ABB Motion Canada Sales Team

Derek Monk, Strong Advocate for Energy Efficiency, to Lead ABB Motion Canada Sales Team

September 21, 2022 ABB Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Derek Monk as Head of Sales for the Motion business area in Canada. Derek will support the efforts of the Sales & Marketing team for the Motors, Drives and Services divisions. With more than 25 years of experience at ABB, his role over…

Rexel Selected for Inclusion in the CAC 40 ESG Index

Rexel Selected for Inclusion in the CAC 40 ESG Index

September 16, 2022 Rexel has been selected for inclusion in Euronext’s CAC 40 ESG index from Friday 16th September, after marketclose. The index groups the French companies among those figuring in the CAC Large 60 that demonstrate bestpractices in environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. Inclusion in this index is a recognition of Rexel’s longstanding…

Craig Moffatt Promoted to Central Region Sales Manager with Hubbell Canada

Craig Moffatt Promoted to Central Region Sales Manager with Hubbell Canada

September 16, 2022 Dave Keegan, National Sales Manager, Hubbell Canada is pleased to announce the following organizational change: Craig Moffatt has been promoted to Central Region Sales Manager, Hubbell Canada. With over 14 years experience at Hubbell Canada, Craig will be responsible for developing and executing sales strategies across all the brands in the Hubbell…

Nedco/Rexel Atlantic Appoints Amelie Cyr-Lapointe Director of Marketing

Nedco/Rexel Atlantic Appoints Amelie Cyr-Lapointe Director of Marketing

September 16, 2022 By Adrian Trotman, P.Eng., Vice-President, Nedco & Rexel Atlantic Nedco/Rexel Atlantic is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Amelie Cyr-Lapointe as Director ofMarketing effective September 1st, 2022. In the role, she will provide leadership to the marketing departments as we execute various online/offlinemarketing and communication strategies designed to increase our customer…