Powers Fasteners and Christy Associates join forces in Florida

Powers teams with prominent Florida rep agency to improve customer service.

Powers Fasteners announces the strategic addition of Christy Associates to its sales force. Christy Associates, based in Orlando, FL, will provide the expanded sales and technical support to deliver the professional sales coverage needed for the growing family of new products from Powers Fasteners. This appointment is effective June 1, 2011.

"With the addition of Christy Associates in the Florida market, Powers has increased its presence from two to six sales professionals," said Lenny Colasuonno V.P. Sales and Marketing of Powers Fasteners. "This, coupled with their tenure in the Florida market and their new state of the art shipping facility in Orlando has made Christy Associates the obvious choice. We are expecting significant growth based on all of these factors."

Christy Associates of Orlando, FL established in 1988, will provide Powers Fasteners with the additional frame work of distributor support with an experienced and knowledgeable sales team and centrally located warehouse (30,000 sq. ft.). Christy Associates'  customer service and sales staff will deliver technical support for Powers Fasteners distributors in Florida.

Powers Fasteners Inc., based in Brewster, N.Y., is a leading marketer of concrete anchoring systems and also offers an extensive line of adhesive anchoring systems, roofing fasteners, gas and powder actuated tools and fasteners, carbide drill bits and mechanical anchoring systems. The company has been serving professional construction and plant maintenance markets since 1921, and has 25 regional sales locations in the United States as well as international locations throughout the world. For more information, call 1-800-524-3244 or visit the web site at