Senior Vice President, Business Development
Summit's first business development executive, Joe Chesky is responsible for pursuing opportunities in new industries and new markets.
also oversees credit.
Mr. Chesky joined Summit in 1983 and directed the company's expansion into Texas, beginning with Dallas in 1986.
When Summit added 10 other locations in Texas, Mr. Chesky was named regional vice president over Texas and the Gulf Coast operations.
He was promoted to senior vice president of operations in 2003, moving to Summit's headquarters in Albuquerque.
In May 2008, Mr. Chesky
was tapped to oversee corporate purchasing, supplier relations and inventory/asset management before being promoted to senior vice president of business development.
He is a Gold Level graduate of the National Association of Electrical Distributors' Electrical Products Education Course known as EPEC.