President and CEO
Mike Gentile has served as president and CEO of Independent Stationers since 2005. He joined the organization as Vice President in 2003. Previously, Mike spent 16 years with Boise Cascade Office Products Corporation New England, where he held senior management positions as Director of Marketing, Director of Technology and, finally, General Manager. Prior to Boise Cascade, Mike held senior sales and marketing positions with Diamond International Corp.
Mike graduated from the University of Massachusetts and Northwestern University. He is a former member of the Board of Governors for the National Office Products Association (NOPA), and former chair of Business Products Group International.
If he isn’t preoccupied with the independent dealer community, Mike is spending time with his wife, Laura, and three sons.