David Follett
David Follett

Branch Manager/First Aid Instructor

Newfoundland And Labrador, Canada

  • Focus: Contributions are valued by peers
  • Accountability: Thoroughly contributes in all areas
  • Sense of Urgency: Consistently responds in a timely fashion
  • Team: Frequently supports and responds to peers

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Level: LEVEL 01 (12mo pts: 8 pts)

Lifetime points: 13 pts View details



A professional in the field of industrial sales, logistics, transportation, and B2B who has been in the commercial field for over 25 years. During this time, I have experienced many challenges and offered viable solutions in facilities, logistics, warehousing, operations, safety and security awareness training and site inspections. First Aid Instructor up to Standard CPR/AED Level C certified.
I have worked with some amazing and experienced coworkers and peers who offered extensive education and training in dealing with complex issues. I am passionate about customer service and a solutions based thinker who excels in communication to offer excellence and peace of mind to our client base. Educated in branch P&L and Financial statements, I stress the importance of strategic thinking in terms of achieving both short term and long term goals. If you are searching for a professional who offers excellence in solutions, please do not hesitate to contact me directly at (709)765-2971 or via email at
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Branch Leader

BDI Canada

November 2016 - Present

Specializing in client relations and strategic planning assistance. We are a full line distributor for Bearings, Mechanical and Power Transmission, Fluid Power, Sealing/Retaining/Locking devices, Industrial Hose and Fittings, Conveyor Belting, Linear Motion and General Industrial Products.
Responsible for day to day operations and working with a fast paced local branch and national network of extremely knowledgeable and experienced coworkers.

BDI is a leading supplier and service provider to manufacturing companies throughout the world. Our commitments to customer service and technical expertise have been our trademark for success and worldwide expansion.

Our outside sales people are highly trained and experienced in the application of the products BDI represents. Working closely with customers, we provide cost savings suggestions, which result in increased productivity. Through continued product training and the latest product development information, we are able to bring added value to every customer's need.
Our "dedicated to excellence" attitude is also practiced by our inside sales people. We are committed to customer service. With the expertise to locate and provide critical parts for emergency breakdowns, we help minimize costly downtime.
Responding to customer needs and requirements promptly and efficiently is part of the "can-do" positive attitude at BDI.

  • Oct 2019 - Dec 2019

    Participated in a KnowledgeStream™: "Overcoming the Challenges of Slow Moving Inventory"

    Inventory Management
    Slow Mover Optimization
    Supply Chain Management
  • 10 Apr 2019

    Answered a question on OpenForum: "Benefits of credit Card"

  • 10 Apr 2019

    Answered a question on OpenForum: "Leadership"

  • 10 Apr 2019

    Answered a question on OpenForum: "Vacation time or higher wages?"