MEDINA, OH—Fire-Dex, a manufacturer of firefighter personal protective equipment (PPE), announced the appointment of Steve Allison as the director of sales, effective August 25, 2014. Allison brings with him more than 25 years of experience in the fire industry, recently serving as senior vice president for a another PPE manufacturer. Over the last few years Steve served as president and CEO of an education and office supply company, but is happy to be rejoining the fire service.
“Fire-Dex is on the cusp of achieving great things,” says Allison. “Its growth and success in positioning itself as a global leader in PPE is impressive. With industry-leading manufacturing processing, a talented field sales organization, and a strong leadership team, it was an easy decision to join Fire-Dex.”
As a member of the executive staff, Allison will manage all sales functions, including management of the regional sales team.
“We are extremely excited to have Steve join Fire-Dex,” says Allen Rom, senior regional sales manager at Fire-Dex. “His experience and knowledge of the industry is incredible, and his approach and enthusiasm is exactly what Fire-Dex needs to help us continue our momentum.”
In this role, Allison will report to Bill Burke, President of Fire-Dex.
For more information, visit http://www.firedex.com.