Ed has a deep understanding of industrial supply channels. With 30+ years’ experience in executive leadership roles in distribution and manufacturing, Ed built, led and turned around organizations. Known as an entrepreneurial-driven-business builder, his expertise is strategizing and growing successful businesses organically or through M&A.
Since 2016, Ed has been the President & CEO of the Industrial Supply Association, the premier trade association for the maintenance, repair, operations and production (MROP) supply channel. Prior to that, he was Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing, for the Industrial Distribution Group, where he led the reengineering and execution of IDG’s Industrial vision and strategy focused on product mix, pricing, fulfillment, channels, and value-based selling.