Jason joined Border States in May 1995 as a Management Trainee. He worked in various positions of increasing responsibility including Product Manager, Account Manager, Regional Industrial Sales Manager, Vice President Sales and Vice President Northwest Region. In April 2018, Jason was named Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. He joined the company’s Officers Council in 2009, and in 2010, he was appointed to the Executive Committee. He also participates on the company ESOP and Compensation committees.
Jason chairs the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) CAP Council and is member of the NAED Foundation Board. He chairs the Rockwell Marketing Distributor Advisory Council, and is a member of the Schneider Industry Advisory Council and the Eaton Distributor Advisory Council. He chairs the Regional Chapter of the American Red Cross and is leading the local “Sound the Alarm” initiative, which is focused on fire prevention and awareness by helping families develop fire evacuation plans and ensuring homes have functioning smoke detectors.
Jason was named Executive Vice President and joined the Senior Leadership Team in April 2013. In September 2013, he was promoted to Sr. VP Sales–Construction and Industrial, and was promoted to his current position April 1, 2018.