April 26, 2021
Ideal Supply was proud to announce that as of January 1, 2021 they had appointed a new Sales Manager for both the Electrical and Industrial divisions.
Wayne Long will serve as their Electrical Division Sales Manager. Wayne spent 11 years with Ideal Supply in the early years of his career, and was with Benshaw Canada for 20 years in senior sales management roles in Canada and the USA before re-joining Ideal in 2017, as Ideal Supply’s Industrial Division Sales Manager. Wayne is a seasoned executive and has a proven track record of building strong relationships with customers and suppliers, and as a coach to sales teams to grow businesses.
Jim Bender will serve as Ideal Supply’s Industrial Division Sales Manager. Jim joined the Ideal Supply team in 1994, and has held various roles during his tenure at Ideal Supply. He has managed their Automation Group since 2000 and has been a great source of strength and leadership in this facet of their business. His exposure to industries throughout Ideal Supply’s trading area positions him well for the challenges of leading their Industrial Team as they bring their broad – and changing array of products and services to the industrial market.