Appoints Duncan Milne as Director of Government Business Development
TORRANCE, CA - September 12, 2011 – Pelican Products, the global leader in the design and manufacture of advanced lighting systems and virtually indestructible cases, has hired Duncan Milne as Director of Government Business Development.
Milne will be based in the Washington DC area and responsible for developing and managing business expansion with an emphasis on growing key relationships with the Navy and Marine Corps. “With his extensive operational knowledge and proven military service record, Duncan is an excellent addition to Pelican’s government sales team,” said Brent Finemore, Vice President of Government Sales for Pelican Products. “I am confident that his experience will allow us to more effectively sell Pelican’s field proven products to these sectors of the military.”
Milne brings more than 25 years of military leadership to his position. Prior to joining Pelican, Milne served as a Colonel in the USMC, and represented the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff at the Department of Defense where he helped to author numerous foundational National and Homeland Security plans and policies. Most recently, he served as Chief Operations Officer of the Third Marine Aircraft Wing in San Diego, where he oversaw the training and equipping of 17,000 Marines who operate aircraft deployed across the globe.
Milne holds a Bachelor of Science in Management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and two Masters Degrees in both Military Operational Art and Science from the Air Force Command and Staff College and National Security and Strategic Studies from the United States Naval War College.