MRO Magazine

Thomas & Betts Canada names new director of market development


March 27, 2013
By PEM Magazine

Thomas & Betts Canada in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., has appointed Jean-Marc Myette as director of market development.

In this position, Myette will be responsible for development strategies for key Canadian vertical markets and will work closely with sales and marketing to assess, identify and target new opportunities.

A member of the Thomas & Betts Canada team for 25 years, he was most recently business unit manager for the All-Struct division. Prior to this, he occupied the positions of product market manager and sales representative in the Quebec region. His in-depth product and market knowledge will be a great asset in carrying out his new responsibilities.

Myette will be based at the company’s Canadian head office in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu and can be reached at 450.347.5318 (x6710) and at


Thomas & Betts is a global leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of essential components used to manage the connection, distribution, transmission and reliability of electrical power in industrial, construction and utility applications. The company has a strong Canadian presence, with 8 manufacturing facilities across the country and headquarters in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que. Approximately 80 per cent of the company’s products sold in Canada are manufactured in Canada.