Dayton, Ohio-based WinWholesale recently announced it appointed Rob Ferguson as an area leader for four Midwestern states.

Ferguson is responsible for overseeing the growth and operation of 42 Win companies in Illinois, Kansas, Missouri and Nebraska that represent the Winnelson, Winair, Winlectric, Winsupply, Winwater Works and Winpump brands. Before his appointment, Ferguson was president of Grandview Winnelson in Grandview, Mo. He held that position for five years and has been with the WinWholesale organization since 2005.

There are more than 470 Win-branded locations across the United States. Additionally, there are more than 60 Noland Co. locations, mainly in the southeast. Noland Co. is a wholly owned subsidiary of WinWholesale.