The AD Bearings & Power Transmission community gathered in
Charleston, South Carolina from August 15 to 17 for the group’s annual Network Meeting,
strengthening connections and collaborating for mutual growth.
Almost 200 people from AD member and service provider companies across various industries and multiple countries gathered in St. Louis at the 2023 AD Finance, HR & IT Summit from July 19 to 21 for three days of cross-functional collaboration and best practice sharing.
AD and The Baron Group, a buying group serving independent groundwater systems distributors, announced March 31, 2023, an intent to merge the two organizations. The merger is expected to close on June 30, 2023.
AD Bearings & Power Transmission hosted its 2023 North American Meeting from March 21 to 24 in San Diego, where divisional members and suppliers connected for best practice sharing and meeting sessions dedicated to growing their business.
AD announced that its owner/members elected three directors to its board of directors. Each year, the AD board’s Nominating & Governance Committee holds an open nomination and voting period, during which AD members select members to its board of directors. Currently, more than 140 of AD’s 850-plus member companies provide leadership on corporate and divisional boards and committees.
The 2022 AD eCommerce & Marketing Summit brought together digital and marketing leaders from AD owner/members, supplier partners and eCommerce partners from December 5-7. Over 470 attendees gathered in San Diego for a week of panel discussions, roundtables, networking, and collaboration opportunities.