Evergreen Elects New Board of Directors and Supplier Advisory Council

Craig LaRue, California Service Tool, named Chairman; Andy Jordan, Total Tool Supply named President.

www.evergreen-marketing.comThe Evergreen Marketing Group announces its new Board of Directors and Supplier Advisory Council effective July 1, 2011.

The group’s 2011-2012 Board of Directors includes:

  • Chairman Craig LaRue of California Service Tool, Hayward, CA
  • President Andy Jordan of Total Tool Supply, St. Paul, MN
  • Vice President Eric Grabowski of Edge Construction Supply, Spokane, WA
  • Secretary Rich Dunlap of Darragh Company, Little Rock, AR
  • Treasurer John Jurgensen of Lewis-Goetz/Savannah, Savannah, GA
  • Director Hillery Head of Ram Tool & Supply, Birmingham, AL
  • Director Jim Beckett of Phillips Contractors Supply, Cleveland, OH

Evergreen’s 2011-2012 Supplier Advisory Council includes:

  • Brad Gellis of Louisville Ladder LLC (Chairman)
  • Bill Ley of Jobox – Apex Tool Group
  • Steve Chamberlin of Husqvarna Construction Products
  • Keith Toner of Stanley Black and Decker/CDIY
  • Tim VanDeraa of Greenlee Textron
  • Rob Perrotta of Satelite Sales (Manufacturer Rep Liaison)
  • Dave Weitzel of Tucker-Weitzel (Manufacturer Rep Liaison)

The Evergreen Marketing Group is a member-owned cooperative organization founded in 1989 by six construction/industrial supply distributors. It currently consists of 71 distributors with more than 260 locations in the United States and Canada and has combined revenues of over $1.4 billion dollars. The group is focused on driving growth and profitability of its distributors and preferred suppliers through an on-going program of training & education, business development and partnering. Evergreen owns a state-of-the-art 17,000 square foot training center in Farmers Branch, Texas and offers the industry’s only professional certification programs for distributor sales and operations people.

For more information, contact Kevin Higginbotham at 1-800-859-8733.