“Since our business continues to evolve, Omni Cable realized there is a strong need for a full-time position to drive certain initiatives,” said Greg Donato, Omni Cable COO. “I am excited to have Chip join the Omni Cable team, and I look forward to having him contribute to our future success,” added Donato.
As Director of Business Development, Barrett’s focus is the research and development of new products and expansion of existing products. “Omni Cable is a company that is uniquely positioned within the electrical distribution marketplace focused on delivering and expanding upon value-added services and products for both customers and supplier partners,” said Barrett. “I had the pleasure of working closely with Omni Cable as a business partner early in my career, and I am excited for the opportunity to be a part of such a great organization,” he added.
Barrett has more than 20 years of industry experience in product management and business development.
Prior to Omni Cable, he spent 12 years with General Cable, with the last four years in Barcelona, Spain. Barrett held several different roles while in Spain — Director of Product Management, VP of Supply Chain, and VP / General Manager of General Cable’s Industrial, Construction, and Specialty Business Unit before returning to the states in 2017.
Barrett received his BS in marketing from Miami University, Ohio, and his MBA from the University of Dayton, Ohio.
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