Contact

Comments or questions regarding the SAWD, contact: 

Southern Association of Wholesale Distributors, Inc.
3459 Lawrenceville Suwanee Road, Suite C 
Suwanee, GA 30024 

Phone/Fax: 770-932-3263

State Contacts

Alabama
As of 4/2016
Alabama Wholesale Distributors Association
Ellie Smotherman Taylor, Executive Director
300 Vestavia Parkway, Ste 3500
Birmingham, AL 35216
Phone: 205-823-8544
Fax: 205-823-5146
Email: etaylor@alabamawholesale.org
Arkansas
As of 10/2008
Arkansas Wholesale Marketers Association
John Hauge, Executive Director
P.O. Box 7601
Pine Bluff, AR 71611
Phone: 870-534-8565
Fax: 870-534-8595
Email: jhauge@cei.net
Florida
As of 3/2011
Florida Association of Wholesale Distributors
David A. Shepp, Executive Director
P.O. Box 10747
Tallahassee, FL 32302
Phone: (863) 688-0007
Fax: (863) 688-0002
Cell: (863) 581-4250
Email: dave@fawd.org
Kentucky
As of 3/2011
Kentucky Tobacco & Candy Association 
Ronald C. Morris, Executive Director 
7041 Hughes Avenue
Crestwood, KY 40014
Phone: 502-243-9280
Fax: 502-243-9398
Email:  ron@ktca7.com
Louisiana
As of 10/2008
Louisiana Association of Wholesalers 
Marissa Ruffino, Association Manager
P. O. Box 82531
Baton Rouge LA 70884 
Phone: 225-767-7640 
Fax: 225-767-7648
Email: law@tatmangroup.com
Website: www.louisianawholesalers.org
Mississippi
As of 3/2011
Mississippi Wholesale Distributors Association 
Margaret Dykes, Executive Director 
5125 Old Canton Road #203
Jackson, MS  39211
Phone: 601-201-4236
Email: margaret@mswda.com
North Carolina
As of 3/2016
North Carolina Wholesalers Association 
Jeff Smith, Executive Director
4907 Augusta Ave.
Richmond, VA 23230-3626
Phone: 804-353-2322
Fax: 804-355-8986
Email: jeff@smithgroupva.com
Website: www.TheSmithGroupva.com
Oklahoma
As of 4/2016
Oklahoma Wholesale Marketers Association 
Sandy Ruble, Executive Director 
P. O. Box 722220 
Norman, OK 73070 
Phone: 405-360-7667 
Fax: 405-292-7667 
Email: ruble@cox.net
Texas
As of 2012
Texas Food & Fuel Association
401 West 15th Street, Suite 510
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: 512-476-9547
Fax: 512-477-4239
Website: www.txfoodandfuel.org
Virginia
As of 3/2016
Virginia Wholesalers & Distributors Association
Jeff Smith, Executive Vice President
4907 Augusta Ave. 
Richmond, VA 23230-3626 
Phone: 804-254-9170 
Fax: 804-355-8986 
Email: jeff@smithgroupva.com
Website: www.TheSmithGroupva.com
West Virginia
As of 4/2016
West Virginia Wholesalers Association 
Jan Vineyard, Executive Director 
2006 Kanawha Blvd. East
Charleston, WV 25311
Phone: 304-205-5496
Fax: 304-343-5810
Email: jan@wvwholesalers.org