IEWC Acquires Westlake Electronic Supply
January 6, 2014
IEWC has entered into a definitive purchase agreement to acquire the assets of Westlake Electronic Supply on January 6, 2014. Westlake is one of the leading suppliers of electronic components to the Broadcast, Audio Video Telecommunication and RF markets in the United States. This acquisition will support IEWC's global initiatives within the Broadcast & Communications market and provide an additional stocking warehouse in the Pacific Northwest.
Since 1952, Westlake Electronic Supply has provided its customers with quality products and the highest levels of service and has continued to build upon its strong reputation within the Broadcast & Communications market. With its customer-centric approach to distribution, Westlake is a natural fit within the IEWC family and a great enhancement to IEWC's growing global presence and delivery network.
This investment in Westlake enhances IEWC's on-going global commitment to the Broadcast & Communications industry. Paul Bryant, IEWC's Chief Commercial Officer, commented, "For over 60 years, Westlake Electronic Supply has demonstrated how a customer-driven approach to sales can truly have a lasting effect with clients, supplier partners and within the industry as a whole. We're excited about the benefits that this acquisition will create for all parties involved in addition to the enhanced support IEWC will be able to offer within the Broadcast & Communications market."
For additional information please contact Kyle Spader, IEWC US President at (262) 957-1174 or via e-mail at KSpader@iewc.com.