Wildfires can be some of the worst and deadliest natural disasters. They are capable of wiping out millions of acres of land, destroying everything in their path and leaving families and animals displaced.
Financially supporting a fire house is no easy task. Many departments must resort to unconventional ways of securing funding to supply their crews with the proper gear needed to keep them protected. That’s why financial decisions must be considered carefully.
Medina, Ohio –June 22, 2018 – Surrounded by city officials, community supporters, associates and business partners, Fire-Dex celebrated its 35th anniversary by revealing its completed 29,000 square foot headquarters expansion on Tuesday, June 19, 2018.
Camden Fire Department in Camden, New Jersey recently purchased 180 sets of Fire-Dex FXR Turnouts made with TECGEN71. Their purchase also included 180 H41 Interceptor™ Hoods and DEX-PRO Gloves. Thank you to the Camden Fire Department for their purchase and to our distributor, Jersey Fire & Safety Products for coordinating the deal.
Fire-Dex proudly celebrated our top performing distributors at an exciting three-day event right here in Cleveland, Ohio. This annual event is our way of saying thank you for their continued commitment to the Fire-Dex brand, and to serving those who serve.
Check out some of the highlights of our Dealer Meeting below!
Joey Hayes of Ten-8 Fire Equipment hit the ground running his first day on the job and hasn’t slowed his momentum since! His eagerness to learn more about Fire-Dex and what it takes to sell our PPE has propelled him into an elite group of dealers who have been honored with the “DSR of the Month” title.
Jared Harmon recently joined the Fire-Dex Family as an Operations Management Trainee, and is training to become a leader within our Operations Department. He holds a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in International Business with a minor in Spanish and a MBA in Management from Baldwin Wallace University. Read on to learn more about Jared!
The classic helmet shape dates back to the early 1900s, when helmets fabricated with leather and metal caught on with firefighters everywhere. The design was purposeful: a high dome to deflect falling objects and a wide brim to protect the firefighter from debris, water and burning embers.
Adam Hogan joined the Fire-Dex team in January as a Regional Sales Manager covering the Southeast Territory (Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina). In addition, he manages national accounts, e-commerce, catalog, and military accounts. Adam has a passion for the industry, stemming from 16 years of working as a Firefighter, with 11 years of service in the city of Birmingham, Alabama. Read on to get to know more about Adam!
Congratulations to Mike DiMeglio of Donley Safety in Indianapolis, Indiana on earning the distinguished title of “Distributor of the Month” for May 2018. Over the past 7 years, Mike has covered Southern Indiana full time and been integral in helping pave the way for Donley Safety’s great success with Fire-Dex. Recently, Mike has delivered 12 sets of the Interceptor Package™ featuring TECGEN71 to Manchester Fire & Rescue, as well as 13 sets of gear to Columbus Township Fire Department. In addition, he has converted three departments to FXR custom turnouts in the last month!