The distributor of electrical, communications and data networking products and provider of related supply chain management and logistics services notes that Breeden has 33 years of experience in the electrical industry and has worked for Graybar since 2001.
Breeden currently serves as director of electrical and industrial sales in the Seattle district, a position he has held since 2017. As district vice president, he will lead Graybar’s business operations in a territory that includes Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska and Hawaii.
Breeden will replace Paul Hansen, who plans to retire as Seattle district vice president after 39 years with the company.
"We thank Paul Hansen for his many contributions to Graybar and wish him all the best in retirement," commented Dennis E. DeSousa, Graybar's senior vice president and general manager. "We also congratulate Steve Breeden on his promotion to district vice president. He is a highly respected leader within Graybar and throughout our industry. I look forward to working with him to grow our business and serve our customers in this region.”