Crescent Electric Appoints Lance Simpson as Regional Vice President

Experienced sales & operations leader to direct company's east region

EAST DUBUQUE, Illinois April 15, 2015 — Crescent Electric Supply Company has announced the appointment of Lance Simpson to the position of Vice President - East Region. In his new role, Lance is responsible for the profit and loss of all branches and districts in the East Region of the national electrical distribution company.

Speaking of the appointment, Crescent Electric Vice President - General Manager Dan Hill stated, "Lance has over 20 years of distribution experience, most recently serving as Regional Director of Operations for HD Supply Waterworks. His leadership skills and experience in managing P&L, sales growth, talent development and operational effectiveness makes him a great addition to the company."

About Crescent Electric Supply Company:

Crescent Electric Supply Company is one of the 10 largest electrical distribution companies in the United States. The privately-held business serves contractors, utilities, institutional and industrial customers with a broad line of electrical, lighting, automation and datacomm products from more than 140 local branches nationwide employing more than 1,700 people.

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Bob Settle, Vice President Marketing
Crescent Electric Supply Company
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