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Legrand Named Supplier of the Year, South Central Region, by Border States Electric


WEST HARTFORD, CT, June 7, 2016Legrand, a global leader in power, light and data technologies, was named Supplier of the Year, South Central Region, by Border States Electric. “It’s quite an honor to be selected as Supplier of the Year,” said Jeff Payne, Legrand Strategic Account Manager. “The award is a reflection of the hard work and dedication that all our Legrand agency partners & employees that put forth effort with our distributor partners.”

Border States Electric (BSE) regional supplier awards are given to supplier representatives that maintain dependable partnerships that go above and beyond to support our customers and employee-owners. Recipients must meet all selection criteria, including developing localized marketing strategies with our branches, offering strong local support for sales calls, resolving issues or problems quickly, driving consistent growth and frequently helping the branches and all departments.

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Cutline: Gary Daniel, Vice President South Central Region for Border States Electric presents Jeff Payne, Strategic Account Manager, Electrical Wiring Systems/Building Control Systems for Legrand with the Supplier of the Year, South Central Region award.


About Border States Electric

BSE supplies products and services to construction, industrial and utility customers. The 100 percent employee-owned company is the eighth largest electrical distributor in the U.S. as ranked by Electrical Wholesaling magazine. BSE has approximately 1,900 employees and 80 branches in 16 states. Corporate headquarters are located in Fargo, N.D.


About Legrand
Legrand is the global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructures.  Its comprehensive offering of solutions for use in commercial, industrial and residential markets makes it a benchmark for customers worldwide.  Innovation for a steady flow of new products with high added value is a prime vector for growth, including in particular connectable products enhancing value in use. Legrand reported sales of $5.3 billion in 2015.  Legrand has a strong presence in North America, with a portfolio of well-known product lines that include C2G, Cablofil, Electrorack, Luxul, Middle Atlantic, Nuvo, On-Q, Ortronics, Pass & Seymour, Pinnacle Architectural Lighting, QMotion, Quiktron, Raritan, Vantage, Watt Stopper, and Wiremold.  Legrand is listed on Euronext Paris and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, ASPI, Corporate Oekom Rating and DJSI (ISIN code FR0010307819). www.legrand.com 


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