Graybar Names Steven Horst Vice President, Service and Administration

ST. LOUIS, September 15, 2011 – Graybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, has appointed Steven Horst as its Vice President, Service and Administration.

Horst, Steven
Steven Horst Named Graybar's Vice President, Service and Administration.

Horst is a 16-year Graybar veteran who most recently served as National Market Manager for construction. In this role he was instrumental in driving Graybar’s ESP platform of services designed to enhance contractor efficiency, safety and productivity. He has served in several other key management roles at the branch level, including Manager of Customer Service and Sales Manager. He has also worked in Graybar’s IT organization on process and systems development related to the company’s launch of SAP. Horst has a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Washington State University.

“Graybar offers a host of products and services that help us work to our customers’ advantage,” said Larry Giglio, Graybar’s Senior Vice President, Operations. “Steven’s passion for providing exceptional customer service as well as his knowledge of Graybar’s services and solutions makes him a great fit for this position.”

Graybar, a Fortune 500 corporation and one of the largest employee-owned companies in North America, is a leader in the distribution of high quality electrical, communications and data networking products, and specializes in related supply chain management and logistics services. Through its network of nearly 240 North American distribution facilities, it stocks and sells products from thousands of manufacturers, helping its customers power, network and secure their facilities with speed, intelligence and efficiency. For more information, visit www.graybar.com or call 1-800-GRAYBAR.