Future Electronics and President Robert Miller Thank Jerry Barker for 30 Years of Service
Pointe Claire, Quebec (bizpr) September 27, 2016 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components with corporate headquarters in Montreal, Quebec, and the company’s President, Robert Miller, were pleased to recognize Jerry Barker on the occasion of his 30th anniversary of employment.
Jerry was hired on August 6, 1986, and worked as a shipper at the Future Electronics’ warehouse in Bolton Massachusetts, until transferring to the Memphis Area Distribution Center in July 2005. Over the years he has held various positions, including Shipping Inspector, Export Clerk/Group Leader, General Office Supervisor, and DC Export/Traffic Team Leader.
Barker met his wife, Diane, while working for Future Electronics in Massachusetts. The couple has two children, Andrew and Sara. Andrew is a graduate of Ole Miss, and Sara is currently a senior at Milsaps College in Jackson, Mississippi. Barker served for more than 20 years in the US Army and National Guard, having retired as a Staff Sergeant E6. He is a self-proclaimed history nut, particularly military history, and also enjoys geography and maps.
The Founder and President of Future Electronics, Robert Miller, often refers to employees as being “the company’s greatest asset.” Many people have been with the organization for a long time, 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)