The Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative (IWDC) has promoted Keith Werkley to Vice-President of Sales and Vendor Management.
Werkley has assumed responsibility for IWDC’s ‘asset’ category, which includes cylinders and tanks, and will work closely with the cooperative’s gas programme leadership to ensure continued growth with its vendor partners.
Werkley joined the IWDC in March 2016 and has played a key role in the cooperative’s growth over the last five years.
Werkley has helped the IWDC launch the online training platform IWDC University; design and launch the cooperative’s Strategic Account Management programme; build-out the IWC’s Weldmark® product line; expand the IWDC Distribution Centre business including supporting the launch of the Product Information Management (PIM) programme earlier this year.
IWDC, which has headquarters in Indianapolis, is a cooperative which leverages the strengths of its independent welding distributor members across North America.