LEDVANCE LLC, the maker of LEDVANCE and SYLVANIA general lighting products in the US and Canada, announced the company is opening an Eastern Distribution Center (EDC) in Easton, Pennsylvania to service the eastern US region. The EDC will start supporting pilot customers this December with full rollout in early 2023.
Westburne are pleased to announce that Jennifer Schilling has accepted the position of National Lighting Category Manager for Westburne Canada. In this new role, Jennifer will work alongside Westburne’s Divisional Vendor Relations Managers to ensure that they have a healthy offering of the most current lighting products right across Canada.
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) recently announced that Rich Stinson, Southwire’s president and CEO, has been named as Chairman of its Board of Governors. “Rich has made countless contributions to NEMA in a number of leadership roles over the past decade.” said Debra Philips, NEMA president and CEO.
Ontario is planning for the long-term reliability and affordability of the province’s clean energy supply by appointing the remaining members of the Electrification and Energy Transition Panel. Today, the province appointed Dr. Monica Gattinger and Chief Emeritus Emily Whetung, former Chief of Curve Lake First Nation, to the Panel, where they join Panel Chair Mr. David Collie.
With the recent retirement of Bruno Ardito, BeLuce Canada Inc. is pleased to announce the promotion of Michelle Zeiger as the new Vice-President of Sales and Marketing. Michelle has been with BeLuce (formerly Beghelli) for over 11 years and has over 25 years of experience within the electrical industry.
Rova Products Canada is a custom cable assembly facility serving the North American and European markets. Their custom cable experts work with you to produce reliable and effective products, including custom cable, wiring harnesses, fibre optics, and cable overmolding.
The Industry Data Exchange Association, Inc. (IDEA) has finalized the acquisition of DATAgility, an award-winning data management services provider. This acquisition helps position IDEA to accelerate the Harmonized Data Model (HDM) Initiative and adds expertise to further support its customers and mission.
Mr. Yves Giard, Regional Sales Director for Quebec at Ouellet Canada, was pleased to announce the recent appointment of Ms. Marie-Céline Gendron as Territory Manager for River-Sud, Montreal.
Recently, Stanpro was pleased to announce the return of Alexandre Dupuis among them as of November 21, 2022. Alexandre was part of the Standard team for over 6 years as a Lighting Specialist. He now joins Stanpro in the role of Regional Sales Manager for the Greater Montreal area.
Join in on welcoming Joe Novosad to E.B. Horsman & Son (EBH). Joe has joined E.B. as their new Vancouver Island District Manager on October 18, 2022. His direct branch responsibilities include all Vancouver Island branches – Victoria, Duncan, Campbell River, Parksville, and Courtenay.
Westburne are pleased to announce the promotion of Brad Lowry to the Westburne Ontario senior leadership team as District Manager for the Western District, effective November 1st, 2022.
Atlas Transformer is a Canadian corporation engaged in the custom design and manufacturing of high quality Medium and High Voltage Dry Type and Liquid Filled Transformers. Atlas Transformer prides itself on devising innovative ways to improve efficiency and quality for every product. All of Atlas Transformers quality assurance programs are developed, reviewed, and evolved with input from their team and feedback from customers.
EFC is pleased to welcome Christina Argiris to its team as Quebec Region Manager. Effective October 31, 2022, Christina Argiris will lead EFC’s Quebec Region to support all activities and programs in the region. Christina will work closely with the regional executive team, other members, and EFC staff to plan and implement industry events and tradeshows.
Sonepar has recently announced that its wholly-owned Canadian subsidiary, Sonepar Canada, Inc. has acquired Aztec Electrical Supply Inc. (“Aztec”). With a strong presence in the province of Ontario, the acquisition of Aztec will strengthen Sonepar’s ability to grow their industrial business model across the Greater Toronto Area.
Allied Electronics & Automation, a trading brand of RS Group plc (LSE: RS1), a global omni-channel provider of product and service solutions, bid farewell to President Ken Bradley, who left the company to pursue a new opportunity at the end of October. RS Group’s Chief Services Officer, Douglas Moody, is expanding his role on an interim basis while the company identifies a permanent replacement.
Stellar Industrial Supply, which distributes more than 35,000 MRO (maintenance, repair and operation) products and tools from more than 1,500 brands for Safety, Metalworking, Marine Supply, Aerospace, and other general manufacturing and processing organizations, and also offers customized Indirect Material Management, announced today the acquisition of Goleta, CA-based One Way Industrial Supply.