Pointe Claire, Quebec, 2016-Dec-28 — /EPR Network/ — Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components with corporate headquarters in Montreal, Quebec, and the company’s President, Robert Miller, recently recognized Michael Lands on the occasion of his 35th anniversary of employment with the company.
Mr. Lands joined Future Electronics in November of 1981 as an Inside Sales Manager for the Montreal branch. In 1983, he was promoted to General Manager of the Ottawa branch, where he worked for three years before moving back to the corporate office in Montreal as General Manager of the Distribution & Export groups until 1987. Next, Michael relocated to Toronto, where he served as General Manager for the next year, before moving to Long Island, New York as the General Manager of the Long Island branch and Regional Manager of the Fairfield, New Jersey branch. In 1998, he became General Manager of the Connecticut branch, and then returned to Long Island later the same year.
Since 2006, Mr. Lands has been a Strategic Accounts Manager for broker accounts in upstate New York, northern New Jersey, and Connecticut, working out of the company’s Long Island office.
Lands said, “My interaction with Robert Miller right from the start has been both a joy and the best education I could ever possibly hope for! It also provided me with the work ethic I still follow to this day, arriving at my office by 5:30 every morning.” He added, “I feel that I’ve made a very strong contribution to the corporation over the years, particularly in the Ottawa and Long Island branches.”
The Founder and President of Future Electronics, Robert Miller, often refers to employees as being “the company’s greatest asset.” Future Electronics places a high value on the dedication of its employees, and milestone anniversaries are recognized with personalized cards, plaques, free meal vouchers, and other gifts based on their length of tenure.
About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions. Founded in 1968 by President Robert Miller, the company has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,000 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®. For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.
Martin H. Gordon
Director, Corporate Communications
514-694-7710 (ext. 2236)