February 25, 2018
Centro College was founded 15 years ago to create the best trained technical sales organization in our industry. Over that period of time Centro grew from 3 locations and 9 salespeople to 8 locations and 22 salespeople.For the past 15 years the program was instructor lead with meetings in Memphis TN and Little Rock AR. Our salespeople would travel in each month for a full day of product training and professional skills development. At the end of December, 2017 management realized that the compan...
December 19, 2017
Congratulations to Centro, Inc@s chief financial officer, Alan Waxler, who was named one of four finalist in Memphis Business Journal@s CFO of the Year in the small private company category. The following is an interview conducted by the MBJ.
October 23, 2017
Congratulations to Centro, Inc@s chief financial officer, Alan Waxler, who was named one of four finalists in Memphis Business Journal@s CFO of the Year in the small private company category. The following is an interview conducted by the MBJ. This article appeared in the Memphis Business Journal on October 20, 2017 on page 21.
September 15, 2017
Centro, Inc. with offices in Little Rock and El Dorado, AR Shreveport, LA, Mobile and Birmingham, AL, Memphis and Nashville, TN has been appointed as the a distributor for Denso Robotics.Centro will distribute Denso product line in Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee, the Panhandle of Florida, Mississippi, Arkansas and the Northern half of Louisiana.
July 13, 2017
Micahel Gallagher, President of Centro, Inc., authored the following article that appeard in the Guest Column section of the Memphis Business Journal, July 13, 2017 edition. It can be found online at: Secrets of Success.In 2012, after being a finalist three times, Centro Inc. was selected as MBJ@s Small Business Awards (SBA) winner in the 25-75 employee category.We have grown since then to 103 employees and added new locations in Alabama. In 2016, I was honored to be recognized with MBJ@s Execut...
June 07, 2017
Mike Gallagher, CEO of Centro Inc., gave the 2017 keynote address at the Memphis Business Journal@s Small Business Awards amid an evening of laughter, tears and an enormous amount of entrepreneurial spirit. In 2016 Gallagher took home the MBJ@s Executive of the Year Award after leading Centro to win the Small Business of the Year award in 2012 and cracking the Top 100 privately held business list in 2014.
January 03, 2017
NES Company Inc. manufacturers and distributes an extensive selection of pumping equipment for the industrial, commercial, and heating markets. NES specializes in Nash* liquid ring vacuum pumps. NES product lines include a large selection of replacement Nash* pumps up to 42,000 CFM, engineered systems, as well as one of the largest selection of remanufactured Nash* pumps.
December 15, 2016
Centro Incorporated has been awarded a 2016 Top Workplaces honor by The Commercial Appeal. The Top Workplaces lists are based solely on the results of an employee feedback survey administered by WorkplaceDynamics, LLC, a leading research firm that specializes in organizational health and workplace improvement. Several aspects of workplace culture were measured, including Alignment, Execution, and Connection, just to name a few.
October 24, 2016
Alan Waxler, Chief financial officer, Centro Inc.
Category: Private Company (More than $50 million annual revenue)
Centro is an industrial distributor and manufacturer@s representative. As CFO, Alan Waxler manages all financial functions. He has a BBA from the University of Memphis, and prior to joining Centro, he was executive vice president of Waxler Transportation.
June 21, 2016
June 17, 2016,@Centro, Inc. has been recognized on the Memphis Business Journal@s list of the Top 100 Private Companies in Memphis Ranked by 2015 Gross Revenue.