Houston
Houston
Beaumont - (68)
Deer Park - (70)
Clute - (71)
CMMS - (66)
Nw Orleans (73)
Sulphur - (74)
Btn Rouge - (75)
Texas City - (77)
Victoria - (79)
Conroe- (92)
Midland - (94)
Corporate - (85)
(713) 748-6100(713) 749-8415 4040 Gulf Freeway Houston, TX 77004
(409) 842-0036 (409) 842-0347 4790 W. Cardinal Dr. Beaumont, TX 77705
(281) 479-6055 (281) 479-7466 718 Georgia Ave. Deer Park, TX 77536
(979) 265-3000 (979) 265-3616 602 Jaco Street Clute, TX 77531
(713) 748-3224 (713) 741-3001 6201 South Loop East Houston, TX 77087
(504) 832-5200 (504) 846-9363 2601 L & A Road, Suite 300 Metairie, LA 70001
(337) 626-0500 (337) 626-0504 2916 E Napoleon St Sulphur, LA 70663
(225) 677-7265 (225) 673-1966 37235 Commerce Ln. Prairieville, LA 70769
(409) 949-4000 (409) 949-4012 223 Main Street La Marque, TX 77568
(361) 485-0642 (361) 485-1208 1210 Sam Houston Dr. Victoria, TX 77901
(936) 337-7115 (866) 789-6896 3705 North Frazier St, Conroe, TX 77303
(432) 253-3648 (866) 670-4052 3909 S. County Rd. 1290 Odessa, TX 79765
(713) 748-6100 (713) 749-8415 1500 City West Blvd, Suite 900 Houston, TX 77042
Houston
Houston
Beaumont - (68)
Deer Park - (70)
Clute - (71)
CMMS - (66)
Nw Orleans (73)
Sulphur - (74)
Btn Rouge - (75)
Texas City - (77)
Victoria - (79)
Conroe- (92)
Midland - (94)
Corporate - (85)
(713) 748-6100(713) 749-8415 4040 Gulf Freeway Houston, TX 77004
(409) 842-0036 (409) 842-0347 4790 W. Cardinal Dr. Beaumont, TX 77705
(281) 479-6055 (281) 479-7466 718 Georgia Ave. Deer Park, TX 77536
(979) 265-3000 (979) 265-3616 602 Jaco Street Clute, TX 77531
(713) 748-3224 (713) 741-3001 6201 South Loop East Houston, TX 77087
(504) 832-5200 (504) 846-9363 2601 L & A Road, Suite 300 Metairie, LA 70001
(337) 626-0500 (337) 626-0504 2916 E Napoleon St Sulphur, LA 70663
(225) 677-7265 (225) 673-1966 37235 Commerce Ln. Prairieville, LA 70769
(409) 949-4000 (409) 949-4012 223 Main Street La Marque, TX 77568
(361) 485-0642 (361) 485-1208 1210 Sam Houston Dr. Victoria, TX 77901
(936) 337-7115 (866) 789-6896 3705 North Frazier St, Conroe, TX 77303
(432) 253-3648 (866) 670-4052 3909 S. County Rd. 1290 Odessa, TX 79765
(713) 748-6100 (713) 749-8415 1500 City West Blvd, Suite 900 Houston, TX 77042

Ben Bendre

Chief Information Officer

Chronology

2022 - Present

Wholesale Electric Supply Company – CIO

2012 - 2022

IBM Corporation – Leader, Global Center of Excellence; Telecom & Media

2002 - 2012

IBM Corporation – Leader, Global Customer Relationship Management Tiger Team

1999 - 2002

PricewaterhouseCoopers – Project Manager, CRM & eCommerce

1992 - 1999

State of Michigan – Office of CIO

1989 - 1992

Hewlett Packard – Senior Managing Consultant

Biography

Ben Bendre joined Wholesale Electric Supply on November 2022 as Chief Information Officer. He comes to Wholesale with professional experience as a CIO/CTO Advisory Executive for mid-size to large enterprises and Transformation Leader for several complex Wholesale / eCommerce Digital Transformations across global geographies. He has led successful eCommerce, Warehousing, Device/Wholesale/Retail Inventory and Distribution Transformations and driven thought leadership for IBM.

Ben was a senior member of IBM’s Global Center of Competency for Industry Solutions for Digital and IT Transformation, IBM’s leading industry SME on Towers & Fiber industries for multi-location deployments, founder Member of IBM’s Contact Center Optimization Practice (Since 1999), founder Member of IBM’s Customer Relationship Management Practice (1999-2013) and presented IBM’s point of view at several prominent Industry Conferences.

Ben holds an M.B.A. in Marketing/Finance from UGA (University of Georgia at Athens) and an undergraduate in Electrical & Electronics Engineering. He lives in Friendswood with his wife, Rekha, and has a daughter and son who live and work in Dallas and Austin respectively.