EAST DUBUQUE, Ill., July 2, 2014 — Cliff Kelly, president and CEO of Stoneway Electric, a subsidiary of Crescent Electric Supply Company, has announced he will retire from the company effective July 31.
Kelly began his electrical career in a warehouse/counter-sales position at Stoneway's Richland, Wash. branch in 1976. He progressed through multiple positions with increasing responsibility, eventually assuming his current role in 2004. During Kelly's 38 years, Stoneway has grown from a single location to become a recognized market leader in the Pacific Northwest and has made the list of the top 100 electrical distributors in the nation each year since 1990.
"Cliff has been instrumental in building Stoneway into one of the most respected brands in the industry," commented Marty Burbridge, president and CEO of Crescent Electric, "and this legacy will continue as the torch is passed on to Cliff's successor, Jeff Corrick."
Currently Stoneway's chief operating officer, Corrick will assume the role of president on Aug. 1.
Crescent Electric Supply Company is one of the largest electrical supply distributors in the U.S. The family-owned business has served contractors, institutional, and industrial customers with a broad line of electrical, industrial, and data communication products from 130+ branch locations in 26 states for over a century. In addition to the Crescent Electric brand, customers are served by BA Supply in Missouri, Interstate Electric Supply in Idaho, Mesco Electrical Supply in Ohio, Womack Electric Supply in Virginia and North Carolina, Stoneway Electric Supply in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho and National Electric Supply in New Mexico. The Company received the Best of the Best Overall Distributor Marketing Award for 2018 from the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED).
Founded in 1974, Stoneway Electric serves contractor, industrial, commercial and governmental customers from 18 stocking branches in Washington, Idaho and Oregon. For more on Stoneway, visit www.stoneway.com or call (509) 535-2933.