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CHICAGO Newark InOne, a subsidiary of global distributor Premier Farnell plc, named DeWight Wallace president, effective March 1, 2007. Wallace succeeds Paul Tallentire, who will return to the U.K. to head Newark's sister distributor Farnell InOne.
Wallace currently serves as general manager of MCM Electronics, a Premier Farnell business based in Centerville, Ohio. Prior to MCM, Wallace held positions at Texas Instruments, General Motors, and General Electric. He earned an MBA from Ohio State University and holds undergraduate degrees in physics and electrical engineering.