David Gordon founded Channel Marketing Group in 2001 after spending a year with an electrical industry “dot com”, five years at IMARK Group and over 10 years in the performance marketing industry where he helped companies in over 60 industries with strategies to accelerate growth and increase customer engagement. He writes for Electrical Wholesaling, TED Magazine, Progressive Distributor, Modern Distribution Management, Industrial Supply Magazine, Supply House Times and the Canadian Electrical Wholesaler.
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