Grainger Adds Comcast President to Board

October 29, 2020 Grainger Adds Comcast President to Board

W.W. Grainger Inc. has appointed Steven A. White to the company’s board of directors.

White has served as president of Comcast Corp.’s West division since 2009. He is expected to assume new responsibilities as president and special counsel to the CEO of Comcast Cable in 2021. Prior to joining the cable industry, White spent six years with Colgate-Palmolive Co.

“Steve is customer focused and brings expertise related to eCommerce, sales, marketing, operations and overall general management across a number of industries,” said DG Macpherson, Grainger CEO and board chairman. “Steve will be an outstanding addition to an already strong and diverse group of directors, and we welcome him to the Grainger board.”

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W.W. Grainger, Inc. is a broad-line supplier of maintenance, repair, and operating products serving businesses and institutions in North America. It has an expanding presence in Asia, Europe, and Latin America. For more information, visit