Sonepar North America, a subsidiary of the privately held France-based Sonepar Group, has announced that Janine McManus, Sonepar USA SVP Human Resources, will be taking on the role of SVP Human Resources for Vallen North America, a member of the Sonepar Group.
Bernadette Palumbo has been named the new SVP Human Resources for Sonepar North America. Palumbo will have primary responsibility for the HR function in Sonepar USA and will help implement strategic initiatives across Canada and Mexico.
“We thank Janine for her many contributions to the Sonepar USA organization and wish her all the best as she takes on her new role at Vallen,” said Rob Taylor, Sonepar North America President. “Bernadette brings a wealth of experience to the role and we are excited to welcome her to the team.”