Fort Worth, Texas – February 6, 2023 – TTI, Inc., a leading specialty distributor of electronics components, today announced the promotions of product marketing executives, Jeff Ray and Lew LaFornara.
Jeff Ray, Vice President of Management and Marketing of Passives, has been promoted to the position of Senior Vice President, Global Strategic Accounts. “With this promotion, we welcome Jeff to the TTI IP&E Global organization and look forward to his influence around the world.” Reporting directly to Mike Morton, CEO, the effective date of the promotion is slated for March 1, 2023.
Lew LaFornara, Vice President of Product and Supplier Marketing, takes on the leadership role and promotion to Senior Vice President of Product Marketing and Management. LaFornara’s new role includes responsibility for all TTI product categories and product operations. John Drabik, President of TTI Americas, stated, “Lew’s long and distinguished career in product management, at TTI and elsewhere, are ideal for success in his new role.”
Morton extended his congratulations and well wishes to both employees and acknowledged each as the inaugural recipients of the Paul E. Andrews Founders Award, established in 2022, in honor of TTI’s late founder.
TTI, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is an authorized, specialty distributor of electronic components. Founded in 1971, the emphasis on a broad and deep product portfolio, available-to-sell inventory and sophisticated supply chain programs has established TTI as a distributor of choice to manufacturers in the industrial, defense, aerospace, transportation, medical and communications sectors worldwide. TTI and its wholly owned subsidiaries, the TTI Family of Specialists, Mouser Electronics, Sager Electronics and the Exponential Technology Group employ over 8,000 people in more than 136 locations throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia and Africa. Globally, the TTI Family of Specialists maintain over 3 million square feet of dedicated warehouse space in 30 distribution centers. For more information about TTI, visit www.tti.com.