Event Honors Jeff Louis
Tustin, CA Jeff Louis, founder and president of Louis and Company, a major cabinet industry distribution firm based in Brea CA, was honored by cabinet hardware executives at a recent surprise charity event.
About 150 corporate officials from all the major cabinet hardware companies honored Louis for his contributions to the industry over the past 25 years.
The event also served to raise some $19,000 for City of Hope, a leading cancer research and treatment organization, according to event organizers.
Louis founded Louis and Company in 1975 with a 3,600-sq.-ft. warehouse and only himself as a salesman. The company now operates 16 locations throughout the western U.S., and employs some 370 people.
Louis has also been active in the North American Building
Materials Distribution Association (NBMDA) and its Cabinet Industry
Distri-bution (CIDA) arm, among other industry-related