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KRUE Industrial to Receive the MBE Supplier of the Year Class

KRUE Industrial to receive the MBE Supplier of the Year Class I Award from Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council.

KRUE Industrial - MBE Supplier of the Year


KRUE Industrial, a certified minority-owned business providing MRO products and services will receive the MBE Supplier of the Year Class I Award on May 6th. This award, presented by the Pacific Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council, rewards the achievements of certified minority-owned firms and the corporations who seek to include diversity in their supply chain.

The Council’s Awards Gala takes place May 6, 2016 at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort in Scottsdale, Ariz. The reception and business exchange begins at 5 p.m. with the awards presentation and dinner immediately following. There are seven awards this year to recognize outstanding minority business leadership in our community. The awards include: four MBE Supplier of the Year Awards, the MBE Advocate of the Year Award, the Corporate Advocate of the Year Award, and the Corporation of the Year Award.

“The Council has been a huge factor in the success of our business. We’ve benefited from their advocacy, and are honored to be receiving this award. We want to extend a special thanks to Arizona Public Service (APS) for nominating KRUE Industrial. It’s been a tremendous partnership and we take great pride in our growing relationship” said Mike Obbema, President of KRUE Industrial. The Pacific Southwest MSDC grows Minority Business Enterprises by providing information and resources contributing to business growth.

About KRUE Industrial KRUE Industrial is in an Arizona-based, certified minority-owned business with more than 25 years of experience servicing the industrial and maintenance market. We provide the highest quality industrial hardware, electrical components, maintenance supplies and shop needs, all with a personalized client experience. As a solutions provider we walk hand in hand with our customers to assess, formulate and complete projects of any scope. It is this process that distinguishes KRUE Industrial as an integral part of the organizations we serve. For more information about KRUE Industrial, please visit

# # #  For more information, contact:  Mike Obbema, President KRUE Industrial 602-317-9864


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