KBDA Names Distributors to Posts in Group
Chicago The Kitchen/Bath Distribution Alliance (KBDA) has
appointed several kitchen and bath distributors to key positions
within the organization, the Chicago-based trade association
The KBDA a membership segment of the North American Building
Material Distribution Association (NBMDA) said that Bob Elliott,
president of Kitchen Suppliers Inc., in Brighton, MI, and Roger
Vanderheide, president of Lumberman’s of Grand Rapids, Inc., in
Grand Rapids, MI, were appointed to the NBMDA Board of Directors to
represent the KBDA.
In addition, Jim Williams, president of the Grand Rapids-based
Williams Distributing, and Pete Casteel, v.p./sales & marketing
for Kitchen Suppliers, Inc., were appointed as co-chairmen of the
KBDA’s steering committee.
The committee is responsible for developing educational
programming, benchmarking exchange data, and networking
opportunities for kitchen/bath distributors and their manufacturer
trading partners, according to the NBMDA.