From the Desk of J.D. Ewing
Chairman, National Association of Wholesaler-Distributor Institute Board of Directors

Dear Friends and Colleagues,

Welcome to the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) Institute.

As the Chairman of the NAW Institute Board of Directors, it is my pleasure to introduce you to an organization passionately dedicated to the advancement of the distribution industry. The NAW Institute stands at the forefront of research and education, committed to fostering a community where knowledge, innovation, and collaboration thrive.

Our mission is clear: to propel the distribution industry forward through rigorous research, insightful publications, and transformative educational programs. As a C-3 entity, the NAW Institute is uniquely positioned to conduct in-depth studies, produce comprehensive reports, and launch initiatives that offer valuable insights and practical strategies. These resources are designed to enhance the effectiveness and competitiveness of wholesaler-distributors in a rapidly evolving marketplace.

At the NAW Institute, we believe in the power of knowledge to drive progress. Our research delves into the most pressing challenges and opportunities facing the distribution industry, offering actionable solutions and forward-thinking approaches. Whether you are a seasoned industry veteran or new to the field, our publications and programs provide a wealth of information to help you navigate the complexities of distribution.

But our work goes beyond research and education. The NAW Institute is a vibrant community of professionals, thought leaders, and innovators. We encourage collaboration and open dialogue, fostering an environment where members can share experiences, exchange ideas, and build lasting connections. By joining our community, you become part of a dynamic network that is shaping the future of distribution.

I invite you to explore our website, delve into our research, and participate in our programs. Whether you seek to gain new insights, enhance your skills, or contribute to the industry’s growth, the NAW Institute is here to support you every step of the way.

Let’s embark on this journey together, driving innovation and excellence in the distribution industry. I am excited about the possibilities that lie ahead and look forward to welcoming you into our community.

Warm regards,

J.D. Ewing
Chairman, NAW Institute Board of Directors