Wade Moore – President CEO


Wade has worked in the industrial distribution industry since 1987. Wade began in an entry level position with a small company in May of 1987 and progressed through the organization as it grew. In 1989 he began his sales career and quickly rose to sales management positions and ultimately became Vice President of Sales and Marketing in 1993, a position he held until his departure in 1999.

Wade then entered the world of distribution and logistics management consulting. Utilizing his past experience Wade assisted Forbes 500 clients with projects including outsourcing, logistics management and distribution chain development. In 2002 Wade launched Challenger Component Services Inc. He brought together a management staff to help him accomplish his goal of bringing excellent distribution services and cost reduction opportunities to major North American manufacturers.

Challenger Component Services has steadily grown during its nine years in business and today is recognized as the “go-to” supplier for many of North America’s most recognizable manufacturing companies. Wade attributes the company’s success to the dedication of Challenger’s employees to exceed the expectations of its customers, as well as our company’s ability to be flexible to the changing needs of our industry.