Posted October 4, 2017

NAW Institute for Distribution Excellence elects board members

The NAW Institute for Distribution Excellence has announced the election of three new members to its board of directors.

Michael G. DeCata, president and CEO of Lawson Products Inc.; Kevin M. Short, president and CEO of Polymershapes; and Edward Gerber, president and CEO of the Industrial Supply Association, joined the board of the research arm of the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW).

According to Ron Calhoun, Chairman of the NAW Institute for Distribution Excellence Board of Directors, and President and CEO of The Palmer Donavin Mfg. Co., “We are very pleased to have Mike DeCata, Kevin Short, and Ed Gerber join us on the NAW Institute Board. We look forward to their involvement and industry insight as the NAW Institute continues to produce excellent work for the benefit of the wholesale distribution industry.”