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Anixter Taps New CEO

Anixter International Inc., Glenview, IL, has appointed Robert J. Eck president and CEO effective with the retirement of Robert W. Grubbs on June 30, 2008. Grubbs has worked for Anixter for 30 years.


Sam Zell, chairman of Anixter, said: With Bob Eck's 18-year Anixter career that has included diverse and increasing responsibilities, we expect a smooth transition and a continuation of the strategies that have contributed to the company's ...

Anixter International Inc., Glenview, IL, has appointed Robert J. Eck president and CEO effective with the retirement of Robert W. Grubbs on June 30, 2008. Grubbs has worked for Anixter for 30 years.

Sam Zell, chairman of Anixter, said: With Bob Eck’s 18-year Anixter career that has included diverse and increasing responsibilities, we expect a smooth transition and a continuation of the strategies that have contributed to the company’s success.”

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