The Northeastern Retail Lumber Association (NRLA) has announced the hiring of Philip Jagiela as Regional Director for the Eastern Building Material Dealers Association (EBMDA). As Regional Director, Jagiela will be responsible for servicing and expanding the Association’s membership in Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Washington D.C.
“This is an exciting time for the NRLA,” said NRLA President Rita Ferris. “Philip brings an entrepreneurial spirit and a track-record of working with not-for-profit associations to add value, enhance programs, and increase membership.”
Regarding his new role Jagiela said, “I am truly looking forward to being a part of the NRLA team. I am excited for the opportunity to meet our current members, and establish relationships with our soon-to-be members to enhance our overall brand.”
Jagiela brings 30 years of experience as an entrepreneur and association executive. During this time, he founded the Aries Transportation Group, served as Executive Director of the National Limousine Association, and was CEO of PALM Association Management and Consulting.
Jagiela began his NRLA career on May 14.