Mr. Ed Armbruster has more than 35 years of experience in the industrial wood products industry. Mr. Armbruster joined Northwest Hardwoods, Inc. in 2015 through the acquisition of Industrial Timber and Lumber and is currently GM, Eastern Business Unit for Northwest Hardwoods. Prior to joining NWH, Mr. Armbruster was the Vice President of Domestic Sales for Industrial Timber and Lumber. Mr. Armbruster has extensive experience in the Hardwood Industry in both Manufacturing and Distribution and has a long history of teambuilding, consensus development and market segment penetration. He has been highly successful in building lifelong relationships with Industry-wide Suppliers and Customers and is known for being able to build lasting partnerships in both Purchasing and Sales. Mr. Armbruster holds a B.S. in Forest Industries Management from The Ohio State University, graduating with Distinction in 1980.