Border States Electric (BSE) has announced that James Sipe has been promoted to Strategy Enablement Director.
His new responsibilities include establishing and leading the Strategy Enablement Team. The team’s responsibilities include business intelligence, mergers and acquisitions integration, project management, continuous process improvement and repeatable process.
James joined Shealy Electrical Wholesalers in 2011 and has served as vice president of operations since June 2013. Sipe joined BSE August 1 when Shealy Electrical Wholesalers was acquired by BSE.
James, his wife Gartha and two boys; Dylan and Nick, will relocate to Fargo, ND.
BSE supplies products and services to construction, industrial and utility customers. The 100 percent employee-owned company is the eighth largest electrical distributor in the U.S. as ranked by Electrical Wholesaling magazine. BSE has more than 2,200 employees and 96 branches in 18 states. Corporate headquarters are located in Fargo, N.D.