Graybar Names Andy Ciccone Tampa District Vice President

ST. LOUIS, January 31, 2011 – Graybar, a leading distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services, has named Andy Ciccone to the position of district vice president for the company's Tampa district, effective April 1, 2011.

Ciccone, Andy

Graybar's Tampa district, which services customers throughout the state of Florida, is one of 13 operating districts for the employee-owned company. In total, the Tampa district includes 20 locations and nearly 500 employees.

Andy started his career with Graybar in 1992 and advanced through several customer service, sales and management roles, most recently serving as director of electrical sales in Graybar's Richmond district. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in marketing from Texas A&M University and is a graduate of the Rutgers-Graybar Supply Chain Management Program.

"Graybar has a strong presence across the state of Florida, and we see significant potential for the future," said Richard D. Offenbacher, Graybar's senior vice president, U.S. business. "We are pleased to have Andy as our new Tampa district vice president and are confident in his ability to grow Graybar's business in this region."