Foster Joins Fire-Dex As Customer Service Rep
Chrissy Foster joined Fire-Dex as its customer service representative for Chieftain Safety. She has over seven years of customer relations experience.
Fire-Dex is a manufacturer of NFPA-compliant structural and proximity turnout gear.
For information call 330-723-0000 or go to www.fire-dex.com
Pelczarski Now At Eagle Compressors
Eagle Compressors, Inc., has hired David Pelczarski as a marketing specialist.
Pelczarski has nearly 15 years of marketing and design experience for clients that include Mitsubishi EDM, United Way and Lions Club International. He holds a bachelor’s degree in applied art from Columbia College of Chicago.
“Dave’s experience in marketing and design makes him an ideal marketing specialist for Eagle,” said Anthony M. Gonzalez, the company’s general manager. “We are pleased to have him on our team as Eagle continues to grow.”
Eagle Compressors, based in Greensboro, N.C., is one of the largest manufacturers of breathing air compressors, fill stations and mobile systems in the U.S.
For information call 336-398-8000 or go to www.eaglecompressors.com.
Crimson Names Gerhardt Midwest Sales Manager
Jason S. Gerhardt has been named Crimson Fire’s Midwest regional sales manager.
In his new role with the Brandon, S.D.-based manufacturer of custom fire trucks and other rescue vehicles, Gerhardt is responsible for dealer training and development, as well as a focus on increasing market share in his territory.
“We are pleased to welcome Jason back to Crimson Fire,” said William F. Doebler, vice president of sales and marketing for Crimson. “He has a solid understanding of the emergency-rescue industry, from the end user to the manufacturer to the dealer. His background and experience ensure that he will be able to make immediate contributions to the organization.”
Gerhardt began his career as a regional sales manager with Quality Fire Apparatus, the predecessor to Crimson Fire. In that role, he was responsible for new orders, contract administration, pricing, specification review and related issues for 12 dealerships.
After Quality and Luverne merged to create Crimson Fire, Gerhardt focused on internal sales. He has sales and marketing experience with American LaFrance LLC and S&S Fire Apparatus.
For information call 605-582-4000 or go to www.crimson-fire.com.