Graybar awards Acuity for supplier excellence
Award was presented at Graybar’s National Training Conference in San Antonio last week.
From Left: Graybar Chairman, President and CEO Kathleen M. Mazzarella, Acuity Brands Chairman, President and CEO Vernon J. Nagel, and Graybar Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Bill Mansfield
Graybar presented Acuity Brands with the Graybar Supplier Excellence Award at Graybar’s National Training Conference in San Antonio last week. The award is presented semi-annually to recognize a product manufacturer that has collaborated with Graybar in an exceptional manner to successfully grow profitable business together.
Acuity Brands, Inc. is a North American market leader and one of the world's leading providers of lighting solutions for both indoor and outdoor applications. With fiscal year 2013 net sales of over $2 billion, Acuity Brands employs approximately 6,800 associates and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with operations throughout North America, and in Europe and Asia. The company's lighting solutions are sold under various brands, including Lithonia Lighting®, Holophane®, Peerless®, Gotham®, Mark Architectural Lighting(TM), Winona® Lighting, Healthcare Lighting®, Hydrel®, American Electric Lighting®, Carandini®, Antique Street Lamps(TM), Sunoptics®, Axion(TM) Controls, Sensor Switch®, Lighting Control & Design(TM), Synergy® Lighting Controls, Pathway Connectivity(TM), Dark to Light®, ROAM®, RELOC® Wiring Solutions, acculamp® and eldoLED®.
“We congratulate Acuity Brands on receiving the Graybar Supplier Excellence Award,” commented Kathleen M. Mazzarella, Graybar's chairman, president and CEO. “Acuity Brands is known for providing outstanding service, innovative products and tremendous support. Graybar continues to build momentum with Acuity Brands, and we look forward to continue working to the advantage of our mutual customers.”
“Together, Graybar and Acuity Brands are delivering quality products and solutions to our mutual customers,” added Vernon J. Nagel, Acuity Brands' chairman, president and CEO. “I am honored to receive this award.” Graybar is one of North America's top distributors of electrical, communications and data networking products and related supply chain management and logistics services.