ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Summit Electric Supply’s Chief Information Officer and Vice President David Wascom has been appointed to the Americas’ SAP Users’ Group Board of Directors. The Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (ASUG) is the world’s largest independent SAP users’ group, representing 100,000 individuals at 3,200 companies in 17 industries who use or provide this internationally recognized enterprise resource planning system.
In 2010, the user group recognized Mr. Wascom with its Volunteer Service Award for his service as chair of the Wholesale Distribution Special Interest Group (SIG). ASUG also recognized Summit’s overall SAP efforts, led by Mr. Wascom, with its Impact Award.
Mr. Wascom led Summit’s team of 20 in-house IT professionals in an enterprise-wide implementation of SAP in 2006, customizing many SAP functions to specifically meet Summit’s unique business needs as a wholesale distributor. He was named Chief Information Officer in 2007, and his experience led him to become an active member of the Americas’ SAP Users' Group.
In his current role, Mr. Wascom continues to oversee Summit’s information technology operations, and is responsible for continuous business process improvements using SAP.