Denver-based PRO Group announced the election of Chris Beach to the organization’s board of directors.
Beach currently serves as president, CEO and chairman of the board of The Bostwick-Braun Co. Beach started his career with Bostwick-Braun’s Industrial Supply Division in 1989. After managing a successful sales territory in Detroit for several years, he was promoted in 1999 to field sales manager for the Industrial Supply Division. In 2000, Beach was promoted to VP of Bostwick-Braun Industrial Supply. Later he was promoted to chief marketing officer and senior VP marketing. Prior to assuming his current role, Beach had served as president and COO. He received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Toledo.
Established in 1855, The Bostwick Braun Co. is an employee-owned distributor of retail hardware and industrial MRO supplies to customers across 28 states. Bostwick-Braun also supplies construction fasteners, industrial fasteners, cutting tools and specialty tools to commercial/industrial customers across the Midwest, as well as supplying soft automotive supplies, lawn and garden items and pet supplies to chain and specialty retailers across the Unites States.