A group of soon-to-be graduates from Texas A&Ms Industrial Distribution program opened up to attendees at PTDAs recent conference.
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Wilborg will be the first man named to the Women Industrial Supply Executives Advisory Council.
Brian Stief plans to retire effective Dec. 31, 2020 following the expiration of his previously announced retention arrangement.
The company estimates annual savings of $5 million once the closure is completed.
Dick Alario takes over as interim CEO, replacing Robert Workman, effective immediately.
Engel will serve as an independent director and has been appointed as a member of the Audit and Compensation Committees of the Board.
Distribution industry loses leading thinker in inventory management and asset optimization.
The program will recognize five or more associates who stand out for their passion for the wholesale distribution industry, learning and developing their leadership skills.
WATT is the first employee resource group for the distributor and open to all employees.
In this newly-created position, Dan Fongaro is responsible for risk management, internal control and governance processes.
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Previously director of sourcing services, Eric Roush will lead Winsupply Sourcing Services in fulfilling its mission of providing supply chain expertise.
The group is titled WATT Women Advocating Today for Tomorrow.
The company has named Andrean Horton, the companys executive vice president, as interim CEO.
A well-designed and implemented WMS can play a meaningful role for distributors facing warehouse worker fatigue.
The board also announced the promotion of Rob Ferguson as president of the Winsupply Local Company Group.
Nelson Squires served as the Company's Group Vice President and General Manager of WESCO Canada/International/WIS since January 2018.
Laura Thompson will also serve as a member of the Board's Audit Committee upon her appointment.
West was most recently senior vice president of Synovos.
PTDA Foundation survey finds more than three-quarters of respondents have had more trouble hiring this year than in the past.