Kenneth D. Sweder has been elected president of Interline Brands, effective immediately.

Kenneth D. Swederhas been elected president ofInterline Brands, effective immediately. He will also continue to serve as the company's chief operating officer, a position he has held since October 2008.

Sweder has significant experience in supply chain management, merchandising and sales. He joined Interline in April of 2007 as the company's chief merchandising officer. Prior to that he was first vice president of Property Operations Strategy at Equity Residential Properties, and a management consultant at Bain & Company, where he specialized in distribution and supply chain management. 

Source: Interline Brands