The Wire & Cable Manufacturers’ Alliance, Inc. (WCMA) approved its slate of Officers and Board members for 2019 at its Annual Meeting held on December 6th, 2018, at the Bond Ballroom, Hartford, Connecticut.
According to Officer succession rules, Michael Weiss, Vice President, Whitmor Wirenetics, is now President of WCMA. Robert Canny, President, Harbour Industries, becomes Past President and continues as a Board Member of WCMA. Scott Harden, General Manager, TE Wire & Cable, is now Vice President, WCMA. Bill Reichert, CEO, Champlain Cable, becomes Treasurer WCMA, and Susan Welsh, President, Rubadue Wire, is now serving as Secretary of WCMA.
Newly elected Board Members include David Fisher, President, James Monroe Wire & Cable, filling a position as a cable maker. Filling Materials Supplier openings are Michael Garratt, Senior VP, Chief Commercial Officer, PolyOne Corp., and Juan Carlos Sanchez, VP & GM Electrical Wires Division, Nexans North America. Ron Reed, President, Lloyd & Bouvier, Gary Stanitis, VP, Daikin Americas, and Paul Gemelli, Exec VP, Gem Gravure continue their terms as Board Members.
Exiting Board Members who received a service award for completed terms are Virginia Hauser, VP Sales (retired) Freeport McMoran Sales, and Daniel DeLisle, General Manager, Mexichem Specialty Compounds.