Galco Industrial Electronics Appoints Allison Sabia as CEO
Galco Industrial Electronics has appointed Allison Sabio as its CEO. She was previously the company’s president and COO.
Galco Industrial Electronics has appointed Allison Sabia as its CEO as of Feb. 1, 2021, replacing long-time CEO Mike Conwell, who is retiring.
Sabia joined Galco as president and chief operating officer in November 2020, bringing with her extensive experience in distribution, digital marketing and e-commerce. Before joining Galco, Sabia held progressively senior roles with Arrow Electronics over a 23-year tenure, lastly serving as VP and global GM of Arrow Digital.
"I am excited and honored to join Galco, an e-commerce leader within the electronics distribution industry," Sabia says. "The company's impressive digital capabilities paired with its expert product knowledge and customer service provide an unmatched value proposition to its customers and excellent reach for its vendors. I look forward to building upon Galco’s competitive advantages and accelerating growth in the years to come."
“Allison has tremendous experience and brings a demonstrated track record of driving growth within electronics components distribution through digital commerce,” Conwell says. “We believe that Allison’s leadership will allow Galco to improve its digital capabilities while expanding its available inventory, which in turn will greatly benefit both Galco’s customers and vendors. We are thrilled that Allison will be our next CEO and are optimistic that she will continue to drive growth across all of our business segments.”
Conwell will remain with Galco as a key strategic advisor and continue to serve on the company’s board of directors.