Comstar Supply Appoints Vice President, Business Development and Strategy

Comstar Supply, Inc., a national distributor of telecommunications network products and services, has announced the appointment of Tom Ortolano as Vice President of Business Development and Strategy, the company said.

Ortolano will lead Comstar in growing its national sales accounts and help strengthen the company´s strategic vision.

Punchard also commented that an added bonus to appointing Ortolano to this position is his clear understanding of the value of a distribution partner and Comstar´s unwavering commitment to its customers by playing a valued role in their supply chain.

Ortolano joins Comstar Supply after serving two years at Comtran, most recently as Executive Vice President of Sales. Previously, he served more than 17 years at Condux International in various sales roles, as well as similar positions at Graybar Electric and TVC/Wesco.

Comstar Supply, Inc., was founded in 1994 with the goal of providing the communications industry with the necessary materials and tools to successfully complete projects in a timely and cost-effective manner. Through its Collegeville, PA, and Raleigh, NC, facilities, the company serves a diverse customer base that includes telephone and electric utilities, CATV companies, CLEC local/long haul fiber-optic companies providing combined Internet, telephone, and CATV services. Further information about the company can be found at