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Sonepar Announces Leadership Changes at Sonepar USA

John Hardy will become executive vice president of business development, effective Jan. 1.

Sonepar, Paris, France, announced several leadership changes in Sonepar USA, its U.S.-based business.

John Hardy will join Sonepar USA as executive vice president of business development, effective Jan. 1, 2015. Hardy has served as president of CapitalTristate for 20 years.  Alan Rosenfeld, COO of CapitalTristate, will succeed Hardy on Jan. 1. as president of Capital TriState.

Don Block, president of NorthEast Electrical Distributors, will expand his role to become president of the newly formed New England-Mid Atlantic Region. CaptitalTristate will join the Region, which currently includes NorthEast Electrical Distributors and Cooper-Friedman Electric Supply.

Frank Marandino, vice president-operations of NorthEast Electrical Distributors, assume the position of COO of NorthEast Electrical Distributors.  Frank has been vice president of operations of NorthEast for 9 years.

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