Affiliated Distributors, North America's largest wholesale marketing group is pleased to announce their new US Electrical Division President, John Eggleton, effective April 8th. Eggleton comes to AD after serving for ten years as CEO of AD’s sister company, supplyFORCE.
According to Bill Weisberg, AD Chairman and CEO, “John brings a great mix of leadership, humility, operational experience, sales and negotiation experience, managerial skills and customer care. We are fortunate to be welcoming someone that has such a perfect set of skills for this position and such a deep understanding of our group and its culture. John’s passion for the cause of independents and his collaborative team-oriented approach to business will be well received by our members and suppliers.”
Eggleton stated, “It’s an honor to be joining such a great organization. In working closely with AD Team Members, Affiliates and Suppliers for the past 12 years, I have always admired the group’s passion, initiative and results. I look forward to working with the talented and dynamic Electrical Division Team in driving value for our stakeholders.”
Weisberg also commented that, “David Oldfather’s nine year tenure at the helm of the Electrical Division brought foundational stability and growth opportunities which will continue to flourish under John’s leadership. We wish David the best in his future endeavors”