IMARK Group recognized the following member companies for distinguished performance during IMARK Group’s 2013 fiscal year (July 1, 2012 thru June 30, 2013). The award winners were announced on Oct. 14 in Carlsbad, Calif., at the buying/marketing group’s annual meeting. The members listed below were recognized for their effective implementation of IMARK marketing and training programs and their exemplary support of IMARK preferred suppliers.
Member(s) of the Year: Stoneway Electric Supply, Spokane, Wash.; Alameda Electrical Distributors Inc., Hayward, Calif.; Blazer Electric Supply Co., Colorado Springs, Colo.; Holder Electric Supply Inc., Greenville S.C.
Excellence in Sales and Marketing: United Electric Supply Co. Inc., New Castle, Del.; Wabash Electric, Wabash, Ind.; Dulles Electric & Supply Corp., Sterling, Va.; Holt Electrical Supplies, St. Louis, Mo.
GainShare Achievement: Walters Wholesale Electric Co., Signal Hill, Calif.; Alameda Electrical Distributors, Inc.; Atlanta Electrical Distributors, Inc., Duluth, Ga.; and First Source Electrical, Houston.
Purchasing Power Award: Elliott Electric Supply Inc., Nacogdoches, Texas; Inline Electric Supply Co. Inc., Huntsville, Ala.; Sequel Electrical Supply, Meridian, Miss.; and Yale Electric Supply, Canton, Mass.
IMARK also announced its Distinguished Performance Awards for suppliers. The IMARK preferred suppliers listed below were recognized based on the results of a member ranking process and their effective implementation of IMARK marketing, communications and training programs as well as their exemplary support of IMARK members.
Supplier(s) of the Year: Lithonia Lighting (Acuity Brands), Conyers, Ga.; RAB Lighting, Inc., Northvale, N.J.; and Klein Tools, Lincolnshire, Ill.
Excellence in Marketing and Communications: Leviton Manufacturing, Inc., Melville, N.Y.; Southwire Company, Carrollton, Ga.; IDEAL Industries, Sycamore, Ill.; and ILSCO, Cincinnati.
Sales Leadership: Pass & Seymour/Legrand, Solvay, N.Y.; 3M Electrical Markets Div., Austin, Tex.; and NSi Industries, Inc., Huntersville, N.C.
Excellence in Service and Support: Encore Wire Corp., McKinney, Tex.; Arlington Industries Inc., Scranton, Pa.; and Littelfuse/Powr-Gard Products, Chicago.
Excellence in On-Line Training: GE Energy-Industrial Solutions, Plainville, Conn.; Broan-NuTone LLC, Hartford, Wis.; and Klein Tools.