The National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) has named Timothy Young, district manager, Interstate Electric Supply - a district of Crescent Electric Supply Company, as the incoming vice president-elect of the Western Region. Young was elected by the Western Region Council, which represents NAED member companies in the Western U.S.
"I am deeply honored by my appointment as the VP-elect for NAED's Western Region," said Young. "NAED brought me to this industry thru tED magazine, educated me with amazing courses such as EPEC and educational sessions and provided networking opportunities. To me, the ultimate privilege is to give back to industry that has given me so much."
Young has been in the industry 26 years and has served on NAED's Western Region Council since 2014.
As an NAED regional vice president-elect, Young will serve on the NAED Board of Directors, help lead the region's conferences, council meetings, and other events. John Maltby, president and CEO of Maltby Electric Supply, currently directs the Western Region Council.
NAED is the trade association for the $70+ billion electrical distribution industry. Through networking, education, research, and benchmarking, NAED helps electrical distributors increase profitability and improve the channel. NAED's membership operates in more than 5,100 locations internationally.
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).