Posted February 13, 2020

Sonepar USA makes executive appointments

Sonepar North America announced today that Janine McManus, Sonepar USA senior vice president of human resources, will take on the role of senior vice president human resources for Vallen North America, a member of the Sonepar Group.

Janine McManus Bernadette Palumbo
McManus Palumbo

Bernadette Palumbo has been named the new senior vice president of human resources for Sonepar North America. Palumbo will have primary responsibility for the HR function in Sonepar USA and will help implement strategic initiatives across Canada and Mexico.

“We thank Janine for her many contributions to the Sonepar USA organization and wish her all the best as she takes on her new role at Vallen,” said Rob Taylor, Sonepar North America president. “Bernadette brings a wealth of experience to the role and we are excited to welcome her to the team.”