Members of the Turtle & Hughes Executive Committee after sharing news of the award during a recent employee Town Hall meeting. Pictured are: Ajay Kamble, Chief Information Officer; Kathleen Shanahan, Co-CEO; Luis Valls, President, Electrical Division; Jayne Millard, Chairman and Co-CEO; Chris Rausch, Chief Financial Officer; Scott West, Vice President, Turtle & Hughes Integrated Supply (THIS); and Kevin Doyle, Chief Operating Officer.
LINDEN, N.J. — Turtle & Hughes is the proud recipient of the 2018 President’s Award from supplier partner Leviton Manufacturing Company. Turtle & Hughes earned the award by achieving an annual sales growth in Leviton products of 107 percent in 2018.
The President’s Award was presented to Luis Valls, Turtle & Hughes Electrical Division President by Stu Serota, Leviton Regional Manager, Northeast Region on behalf of Daryoush Larizadeh, Leviton President and COO; William Marshall, Leviton Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing; and Bill Cheetham, Leviton Vice President of Distribution Sales.
On receiving the award, Valls said, “This is yet another example of our strong vendor partnerships that allow us to deliver to our customers the very best in product selection. This is a people business and our commitment to grow with Leviton is strong.”
The annual award is presented to a select group of strategic business partners in recognition of outstanding support and sales growth above Leviton’s annual business plan, substantial improvement of product mix, new product development support, and diversified market coverage.Tagged with award, Leviton, Turtle & Hughes