Agawam, MA (September, 2021) – Nikki Long, Business Unit Director for Structural Products in the FastenMaster Division of OMG, Inc., has been honored for Business Excellence as part of the 2021 “Top Women in Hardware and Building Supply” awards hosted by HBSDealer.
This annual event celebrates and honors women in the industry who are making outstanding contributions to their companies and communities. Honorees are chosen based on nominations from industry peers in several award categories including Business Excellence, which recognizes women who have demonstrated achievement, professional growth and success in the hardware and home improvement industry.
The selection of honorees is part of a year-round program to promote the role of women in the hardware and building supply industry. The program will culminate in the inaugural in-person Top Women in Hardware & Building Supply networking event in Chicago, IL on Nov. 10th and 11th.
“Over Nikki’s 18-year career with FastenMaster, she has demonstrated an ability to drive strategic sales growth by building strong relationships with channel partners. Nikki is an outstanding manager and advocate for change in our industry. We are proud to support the advancement of women at FastenMaster and across the entire hardware and building supply industry,” said Web Shaffer, Senior Vice President and General Manager of FastenMaster.
Nikki joined FastenMaster in 2003 and has held a variety of roles in sales, customer service and marketing communications. Prior to her role as Business Unit Director, she was the Director of Key Accounts where she was instrumental in growing FastenMaster’s business within the home center channel. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Smith College.