May 6, 2022
Graybar recently announced that Steven Breeden has been named District Vice President for the company’s Seattle District effective July 1, 2022. Breeden will replace Paul Hansen, who plans to retire as District Vice President after 39 years with the company.
Breeden has 33 years of experience in the electrical industry and has worked for Graybar since 2001. He currently serves as Director, Electrical and Industrial Sales in the Seattle District, a position he has held since 2017. As District Vice President, he will lead Graybar’s business operations in a territory that includes Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Alaska and Hawaii.
“We thank Paul Hansen for his many contributions to Graybar and wish him all the best in retirement,” said Dennis E. DeSousa, Graybar’s senior vice president and general manager. “We also congratulate Steve Breeden on his promotion to District Vice President. He is a highly respected leader within Graybar and throughout our industry. I look forward to working with him to grow our business and serve our customers in this region.”