St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) April 20, 2016
The National Association of Electrical Distributors today announced City Electric Company, Inc. Chief Executive Officer Sandy Rosecrans as the 2016 Women in Industry Trailblazer Award recipient. Rosecrans will be recognized at the Welcome Dinner during the Women in Industry Forum taking place June 20-23 at the Sawgrass Marriott in Ponte Vedra, Fla.
The award honors Rosecrans for her outstanding and dedicated service to the association, its Women in Industry Forum and the electrical distribution industry at large.
Rosecrans is a 37-year veteran of the electrical distribution industry. She started her career in 1979 when she joined City Electric as vice president of administration. In 1992, she purchased 51% of City Electric and completed the purchase in 1996. Rosecrans has also been an active leader within the industry. Her involvement with NAED includes CAP Council, Government Affairs Committee, Eastern Region Council vice president, NAED Education & Research Foundation Chair, and NAED Chair.
For those interested in attending the Women in Industry Forum, registration is now open. Through the Women in Industry Forum, NAED works to increase the visibility of women serving in the electrical distribution channel. The Forum offers a supportive, mentoring environment for fostering education, personal growth and relationship among women serving the industry.
Visit the Women in Industry Forum event site at http://www.naed.org/womeninindustry to register. The early bird registration deadline is May 23. For more information, contact the NAED Conference Department at (888) 791-2512.
NAED is the trade association for the $70+ billion electrical distribution industry. Through networking, education, research, and benchmarking, NAED helps electrical distributors increase profitability and improve the channel. NAED’s membership represents more than 5,100 locations internationally.