LOCKPORT, NY — NetPlus Alliance, a buying group for industrial and contractor supplies distributors, has announced the appointment of Shirley Weiland to Assistant Vice President of Operations, effective immediately.
Weiland has a wealth of experience working in the industrial distribution industry, having worked with Dan Judge, NetPlus Alliance’s Chairman and Chief Financial Officer, for 20 years. She started working for I.D. ONE, an industrial supply cooperative buying group, in 1995. Later, she joined NetPlus Alliance as the Director of Operations in 2002, the year of the company’s formation.
“I’m very proud and consider myself very fortunate to have worked for Dan Judge and now Jennifer Murphy for the past 20 years,” said Shirley Weiland. “Not only is NetPlus a great organization to work for, but it goes beyond that and becomes an extended family. I consider myself very lucky to enjoy what I do and to like coming to work each day. I’m very excited to be part of the NetPlus team, and I look forward to working with both the NetPlus staff and our members as we continue to grow.”
As the Assistant Vice President of Operations, Weiland will be responsible for daily operations, reporting and rebate collection, and organizing and managing the company’s annual meeting, regional meetings, trainings, and other events. Additionally, she will work with both distributors and suppliers to address any concerns or provide guidance when they contact the office, as well as facilitate the general day-to-day operations of the company.
“Shirley has proven herself to be an invaluable member of our team, wearing many hats and executing her responsibilities to the highest standards,” added NetPlus Alliance President Jennifer Murphy. “She is the primary force behind the success of our annual group meeting and provides exceptional customer service to everyone that she deals with at NetPlus Alliance.”