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Medina, Ohio – January 29, 2018 – Fire-Dex welcomes Adam Hogan as the new Regional Sales Manager covering traditional distribution accounts in the Southeast Territory (Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina). In addition, he will be handling national accounts, e-commerce, catalog, and military accounts.
Adam joins the company from MES’ Florida branch where he worked as a Territory Sales Representative selling firefighting equipment.
His passion for the fire industry stems from his 16 years working as a Firefighter, with 11 years of service in the city of Birmingham, AL.
Adam lives in Tampa, FL with his wife and daughter.
Fire-Dex, headquartered in Medina, Ohio, is a leading manufacturer of head-to-toe protection for first responders, including turnout gear, rescue PPE, boots, hoods, gloves and helmets. With a strong emphasis on health and safety, Fire-Dex has paved the path of innovation for the manufacturing of firefighting gear while focusing on the continuous improvement of our products and processes. Visit www.firedex.com for more information.
Medina, Ohio – January 2, 2018 – Fire-Dex announced today the promotion of Steve Allison to President. As successor to Bill Burke, Company Owner and Chief Executive Officer, Allison will take over operational responsibilities for the company worldwide.
“Showing gratitude is one of the simplest yet most powerful things humans can do for each other.”
– Randy Pausch
This month Fire-Dex celebrated our top performing distributor partners and sales representatives at a special four-day event in Miami, Florida. This annual event is our way of saying thank you for your continued commitment to the Fire-Dex brand and to those serving in the fire service.
Mesothelioma Awareness Day is September 26th. Since the day is aimed at raising awareness for this aggressive cancer, we thought it would be appropriate to share this important information with one of the most disproportionately affected groups: firefighters.
We are actively seeking a Regional Sales Manager responsible for the growth and profitability of new and existing accounts. Based from their own home office in the Mid-Americas territory, including the following states: North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois and Indiana.
Each year the Fire-Dex Sales, Marketing and Management Teams head to Indianapolis for FDIC. This annual event draws firefighters, first responders and those serving the fire service from all around the world. At this weeklong event, Fire-Dex staffs a booth on the exhibit floor, hosts meetings with clients and fire departments and awards daily prizes for booth visitors that try-on gear and provide feedback.
As you have seen on the news around the country, West Virginia was hit with major, catastrophic floods earlier this week. Much of the state was declared a state of emergency. Many of the fire departments in the state were also impacted by the flooding and incurred loss as well.
In 1866 the San Francisco Fire Department was established. Since then, the department has left its mark on history responding to crises such as The Great Earthquake and Fire of 1906 to the Loma Prieta Earthquake of 1989.