Legrand Wins IMARK Supplier of the Year Award
Legrand’s Pass & Seymour business is a finalist in three separate categories
SYRACUSE, NY, October 28, 2014—Legrand, a leading provider of electrical wiring devices and home systems, today announced that its Pass & Seymour® Electrical Wiring Device business has scooped the coveted IMARK Supplier of the Year award for the IMARK Group's 2014 fiscal year (July 1, 2013 thru June 30, 2014). The award was announced at the IMARK Group's annual Distinguished Performance Awards banquet held recently in Scottsdale, AZ.
Legrand was nominated four times in three different categories. Its Pass & Seymour and Wiremold businesses were finalists in the Excellence in Marketing Communications category. In addition, the Pass & Seymour business achieved finalist status in the Sales Leadership and Excellence in Service and Support categories.
The award of Supplier of the Year was determined by IMARK staff and overall evaluations from member voters, who considered criteria including sales, training and education, support, planning, and more.
“Being acknowledged by an organization like the IMARK Group is very important to us. Receiving this award shows our commitment to our customers across the country and is indicative of our continued efforts to provide them with excellent service and solutions,” said Pat Davin, vice president and general manager at Pass & Seymour, Legrand Electrical Wiring Systems. “Ultimately this is a team effort and our thanks go to our entire field and customer service team and the rest of our company for everything they have done to help us win this prestigious award.”
The IMARK Group, Inc. is a member-owned marketing group made up of over 1,100 independently owned electrical distributors throughout the United States. Membership includes over 80 members in the Top 200 largest distributors in the country. Member companies serve their local customers from over 2,000 branch locations. With over 18% of the US electrical distribution market, the members of IMARK Group, Inc. constitute the largest member owned, member governed cooperative in the US electrical industry.
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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 and acquisitions are prime vectors for growth. Legrand reported sales of close to $6 billion in 2013. Legrand has a strong presence in the North American market, with a portfolio of well-known product lines that include Cablofil, Electrorack, Middle Atlantic, NuVo, On-Q, Ortronics, Pass & Seymour, Vantage, WattStopper, Wiremold, and the recently acquired C2G and Quiktron product lines. The company is listed on NYSE Euronext and is a component stock of indexes including the CAC40, FTSE4Good, MSCI World, Corporate Oekom Rating and DJSI (ISIN code FR0010307819).www.legrand.us