COLLEGEVILLE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Comstar Supply, Inc., a national distributor of telecommunications network products and services, today announced the appointment of Tom Ortolano as Vice President of Business Development and Strategy. Ortolano will lead Comstar in growing its national sales accounts and help strengthen the company’s strategic vision.
“Tom has the strong business and sales leadership experience to help lead Comstar’s next stage of growth,” said Chad Punchard, President of Comstar Supply. “We’ve worked with and gotten to know Tom over the past 20 years of his career and feel his addition to our sales management team will be crucial as we forge ahead into new products and markets.”
Punchard also commented that an added bonus to appointing Ortolano to this position is his clear understanding of the value of a distribution partner and Comstar’s unwavering commitment to its customers by playing a valued role in their supply chain.
Ortolano joins Comstar Supply after serving two years at Comtran, most recently as Executive Vice President of Sales. Previously, he served more than 17 years at Condux International in various sales roles, as well as similar positions at Graybar Electric and TVC/Wesco.
“I got to know Chad and the entire Comstar family very well over the last 20 years,” added Ortolano. “I’m extremely excited to lend my unique perspective and experience in telecom and distribution to the team.”
About Comstar Supply
Comstar Supply, Inc., was founded in 1994 with the goal of providing the communications industry with the necessary materials and tools to successfully complete projects in a timely and cost-effective manner. Through its Collegeville, PA, and Raleigh, NC, facilities, the company serves a diverse customer base that includes telephone and electric utilities, CATV companies, CLEC local/long haul fiber-optic companies providing combined internet, telephone, and CATV services. Further information about the company can be found at www.comstarsupply.com.