Glen Ellyn, IL- At its 2010 Annual Convention May 1-4 at the Naples Grande Beach Resort, Naples, Florida, the Bearing Specialists Association (BSA) elected the following slate of officers to serve in 2010-2011: President — Ellen Holladay, Motion Industries Inc.; first vice-president — James Webster, DXP Enterprises; treasurer — Jack Simpson, Applied Industrial Technologies; and chairman of the board — Eduardo Bichara, Baleromex S.A. de C.V.
In addition to the new officers, BSA also elected the following directors: Tom Armold, Applied Industrial Technologies; Rex Davis, IBT Inc.; Jim Fitzpatrick, Bearings Specialty Company; Tim Breen, Motion Industries Inc.; Craig Gipson, Gipson Bearing & Supply; and Doug Savage, Bearing Service Inc.
Those directors continuing to serve on the board are William C. DuComb, W.C. DuComb Company Inc.; Michel Bouchard, General Bearing Service Inc.; and Brian Negri, Jamaica Bearings Co. Inc.
BSA is an international service and educational organization of authorized distributors representing a total of nearly 100 companies distributing factory-warranted ball-, roller-, and anti-friction bearings and invited manufacturers of bearings and related products. For more information, contact the BSA office at (630) 858-3838, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the website at www.bsahome.org.