Scott West Joins Turtle & Hughes Integrated Supply
posted Thursday Sep 20, 2018 by TURTLE & HUGHES in Corporate Announcements
Turtle & Hughes Integrated Supply (THIS) welcomes Scott West as Vice President, Business Development and member of the THIS Executive Team. In his new role, West is responsible for sales growth and development, and will assist with ongoing management of customer accounts.
THIS is a division of Turtle & Hughes, one of the nation’s largest independent electrical and industrial distributors with 95 years of industry experience. For over 20 years, THIS has proven its leadership in the industrial supply market by partnering with FORTUNE 100 companies to reduce their total cost of ownership. THIS provides world-class programs that achieve significant cost savings. Through tailored solutions, customers benefit from the company’s vast experience; high level of service; improved process efficiencies; superior product support; and in-depth data analysis. THIS operates nationwide, and in Canada, Puerto Rico and Mexico.
West is a senior level operations and supply chain leader with over 20 years of recognized success in manufacturing, integrated supply and consulting. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President of Synovos in Radnor, PA, where he was responsible for all corporate sourcing, category management, central procurement and supply chain management activities. While there, he instituted protective baseline metrics and processes to collaboratively grow delivered cost savings up to 35 percent over prior year. West has a Bachelor’s degree and an Executive MBA from Youngstown State University. He is a IASSC Certified Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt™.
The announcement was made jointly by Rick McQuatters, General Manager of THIS, and Jayne Millard, Chairman and Co-CEO of Turtle & Hughes. According to McQuatters, “We are thrilled to attract the proven talent of Scott West. As we continue to expand our MRO/Supply Chain management customer base, Scott’s many years of impactful supply chain leadership will be a value add.” Millard added, “Talent with experience is always the goal, especially to innovate our service offerings to our current and growing integrated customer base; we found that in spades with Scott West.”
Established in 1923, Turtle & Hughes is family- and employee-owned, and ranks among the nation's top 20 electrical distribution companies. It services the industrial, construction, commercial, electrical contracting, export and utility markets. For over 25 years, Turtle & Hughes has been a certified women-owned business. It is headquartered in Linden, NJ, with branch offices in: Linden, Bridgewater, Plainfield, Pleasantville and Whippany, NJ; Hauppauge, Manhattan, and Newburgh, NY; Houston and Port Lavaca, TX; Milford, CT; Levittown, PA; Huntington Beach, Los Angeles and Ontario, CA; Randolph, MA; and Geismar, LA.