Philadelphia - Almo,
a leading CE and appliance distributor, has appointed
Jay Penney to its advisory board.
An appliance industry veteran, Mr.
Penney brings in-depth industry experience and insight to the team.
"Jay's wealth of experience adds
another dimension to Almo," stated Gene Chaiken, chairman/CEO of the
distributor. "His expertise in the appliance industry will help us to grow and
intensify our focus on the customer; this renewed focus will enhance
relationships with our customers and manufacturer partners."
Penney possesses over 26 years of
experience in the appliance industry. From 1995 to 2010, he was employed by
Electrolux as a sales executive where his responsibilities spanned national and
dealer sales, production, and product management.
"I look forward to working with
Almo to better serve the independent U.S. dealer by bringing manufacturing
expertise to the distribution side of the business," commented. Penney.