Project Description

CarterBaldwin Executive Search is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Shannon as Vice President, Operations for U.S. Electrical Services, Inc.

Chris joins U.S. Electrical Services, the country’s largest independent electrical wholesale distributor, from Icahn Automotive Group (parent company of Pep Boys, AutoPlus, AAMCO, and Precision Tune Auto Care), where he served as AVP of operations & supply chain, with responsibility for 46 distribution centers and 900 store locations. Prior to Icahn, Chris spent 12 years in logistics, supply chain, and operations in the carpet industry for Mohawk, Shaw, and Balta Group.

Chris earned his MBA from Kennesaw State University, an MS in quality assurance from Southern Polytechnic State University, and a BS in business management from LaGrange College.

About U.S. Electrical Services, Inc.
With over 100 years of experience, U.S. Electrical Services, Inc. (USESI) is the country’s largest independent electrical wholesale distributor. The American owned company is comprised of 14 regional businesses selling products from over 1,000 manufacturers out of 125 brick and mortar locations. At any point, it is carrying over $100M of inventory across 300,000 unique products specializing in lighting, wire & wiring devices, tools, power distribution, control automation, datacom and solar. For more information, visit