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Headquarters: St. Louis, MO
2010 Revenues: $4.6 billion
Change in Sales from 2009: 4.5%
2010 Acquisitions: Avad Industrial Sales, Inc. (Graybar Canada)
Number of New Locations: 2
Key Executives: President & CEO Robert Reynolds Jr.; Executive Vice President & COO Kathleen Mazzarella; Senior Vice President & CFO D. Beatty D'Alessandro; Senior Vice President, Human Resources Beverly Propst; Senior Vice President, Secretary & General Counsel Matthew Geekie; Senior Vice President, Operations Larry Giglio; Senior Vice President , U.S. Business Bob Lyons; Vice President & Chief Information Officer Scott Clifford; President & CEO, Graybar Canada Frank Hughes
Last year, Graybar announced leadership changes in order to "drive strategic growth," including the appointment of a new vice president of comm/data, an area several electrical distributors are seeing as growth areas in the future. The company continued this strategy throughout 2010, and is targeting the industrial market for growth in 2011. Its also streamlining some of its operations. In Ohio, Graybar consolidated its Akron and Canton branched into one new facility, but maintained the existing headcount. It also opened two new locations.
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