Posted December 21, 2022

Bostwick-Braun hires industrial business unit president

Bostwick-Braun Industrial Business Unit has a new president: Aaron Gula brings a deep operations background and commercial experience to his new role. 

Under Gula's direction, the Industrial Business Unit aims to build a best-in-class platform and operating system to leverage the strengths of its companies while maintaining a local focus to exceed customer expectations and become their supplier partner of choice.

Prior to joining the Industrial Business Unit, Gula had over 25 years' experience in executive management, P&L management and product development and launching at General Electric, Rockwell Automation, Cardinal Health, The Numina Group and Elgin Fastener Group. He most recently served as Vice President and General Manager of The Hillman Group's Hardware Solutions Division. In addition, Gula is a Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and LSS Champion and is an expert in the reduction of process cycle time and costs.

"Aaron has extensive leadership and industry experience to develop our strategic roadmap that will expand our capabilities and services in becoming a premier regional distributor," said Mark C. Christie, chief executive officer of The Bostwick-Braun Company. "He will champion the integration of our industrial businesses and the launch of our new digital platform."