Jim Fitzpatrick, president and co-owner of BSC Industries, Inc. was presented the Lifetime Achievement Award during the Annual Convention of the Bearings Specialists Association (BSA) at the Red Rock Casino Resort in Las Vegas.

The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to BSA members who have been part of the organization for at least 25 years, are actively involved in the BSA, and have demonstrated a leadership role within the industry. Fitzpatrick was president of the Association in 1997 and Chairman of the Board in 1998. He was also Chairman of the Young Executives Committee from 1986 to 1994, Convention Committee Chairman in 1990, and participated on the Education Services Committee, Long Range Convention Planning Committee, and now the Past Presidents Council.

Jim Fitzpatrick (second from right) during the BSA Lifetime Achievement Award presentation.

The BSA is a forum to enhance networking and knowledge sharing to promote the sale of bearings through authorized distributors. The organization offers unmatched industry networking as part of its BSA Annual Convention, bringing together the top-level leaders from both the distribution and manufacturing sectors of the supply chain.

BSC Industries, Inc. is an independent distributor of bearings, power transmission products, and electrical and automation products. Headquartered in Canton, MA, the family-owned company has six additional locations in New England and serves OEM and MRO companies in various markets both nationally and internationally by delivering world class products and engineered solutions.

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