Ideal Supply names Mike Smith general sales manager
By Anthony Capkun
October 7, 2020 – Tim MacDonald, president of Ideal Supply (Listowel, Ont.), announced the appointment of Mike Smith to the role of general sales manager for the company, where he will manage the strategic direction of Ideal’s three sales divisions: Electrical, Industrial, Automotive.
“Mike represents much of the best of Ideal Supply, making a huge positive contribution to the company over the years, while being engaged in his community in numerous roles,” said MacDonald. “We are confident his energy, professionalism and work ethic will continue to serve the company well into the future.”
Smith started with Ideal Supply 28 years ago in the warehouse, then worked through several branch counters and Purchasing. He initiated the Safety Supply program in 2010, and has been Ideal’s sales manager for Electrical since 2012.
Ideal Supply is a subsidiary of Groupe Deschênes Inc.