Sept. 21, 2022—Mighty Distributing System has announced that Gary Vann will assume a new role as Vice President of Product Strategy.
According to a press release, Vann has been with Mighty for 47 years. He started his journey as a salesperson at a company-owned franchise in Virginia. From there, he joined the Franchise Department at the Mighty Home Office.
Vann acted as the leader of the Sales and Marketing Department for 33 years, and now takes on this newly created role with a focus on sales channels. Vann will work with channels that include heavy duty, products for vehicle electrification, janitorial and sanitation, products that support the paint, body and equipment industry, new supplier evaluation, and more.
“I genuinely thank Gary for taking on this critical initiative that will position Mighty well for the future," said Josh D’Agostino, president of Mighty, via the press release. "Our Product Department works tirelessly to support our franchises, but with extensive challenges of today’s market, focusing on future products from new suppliers and supporting customer diversification has been difficult. Gary will dedicate his efforts to supporting the overall mission of the Product Department and Mighty.”