Articles by Year: 2016
Fire-Dex is pleased to announce Courtney Butcher of Ferrara Fire Apparatus as our Sales Representative of the Month. Courtney was hired as a part-time equipment salesman for Central Louisiana in January of 2015. In that short amount of time, even as a part-time salesperson, Courtney has been nominated both of those years for Fire-Dex’s elite Rain Maker Club.
Fire-Dex is pleased to announce the promotion of Jackie Dobro to Sales Administrator, effective January 3, 2017. Jackie will be joining the Regional Sales team and will have overall responsibility of sales lead contact & qualification, salesforce.com administration, bid process management, contract management, and the SOLD program.
FXR turnout gear is the only gear in the industry utilizing Active Posture Design™ (APD). Designed together with the world’s best rock climbing and extreme sports clothing designers, APD is a collection of design elements that are specifically designed to minimize firefighter stress and fatigue.
Volunteer Firefighter Jamie Brock has served his community in his volunteer firefighter role for more than 30 years. On September 28, 2016, he went above and beyond the call of duty. He heard on his pager of an active shooter at a local school, Townville Elementary School. He immediately rushed to the scene and without hesitation tackled the shooter. He detained the shooter until authorities arrived. His efforts were applauded as likely preventing others from being hurt.