Manufacturing Veteran Brings More Than 20 Years of Engineering and Product Marketing Experience to the New Role

MINNEAPOLIS, June 1, 2016

Engineered Products Company (EPCO), a supplier of specialty lighting and wiring consumable products for electrical contractors, today announced that it has hired manufacturing veteran Jim Anderson as Executive Vice President. Jim will be responsible for managing the product planning and development process in order to accelerate growth and support the company’s reputation for delivering innovative high quality products.

“Jim brings deep, varied experience in electrical products at high-growth organizations,” said EPCO President Jack Schuster. “Jim is highly regarded for his leadership, building and managing cross-functional teams in marketing, engineering, supply chain, manufacturing, quality and finance. His proven ability to implement strategic plans that drive growth make him a great addition to our team.”

Anderson most recently served as Vice President of Engineering for Emerson Electric’s Appleton Group. Prior to holding various leadership positions at Emerson, Anderson was responsible for identifying and supporting growth opportunities at General Motors Corporation.

About EPCO

Engineered Products Company supplies electrical distributors with specialty lighting, lighting accessories and wiring solutions that address a wide range of standard and unique applications. EPCO’s durable, reliable products, high fill rate, on-time delivery and no-risk purchase terms optimize distributor cash flow and profit margins on the consumable products electrical contractors use for commercial, industrial, agricultural and residential buildings. Known for its exceptional pre-and post-sale customer service, as well as sales representatives who are the most knowledgeable in the electrical industry, the Minneapolis-based company offers multiple configurations of products to meet a broad variety of building applications. For more information about Engineered Products Company and its products, call (800) 336-1976. Follow the company on Twitter @EPCO1976 or subscribe to the EPCO Blog.