TORRANCE, CA - August 17, 2011 – Brent Finemore, Vice President of Government Sales at Pelican Products, has been named to the Board of Directors for The Warrior Protection and Readiness Coalition (WPRC). He also serves as the Board Treasurer.
Pelican is the global leader in the design and manufacture of both high-performance protective case solutions and advanced portable LED lighting systems. From packaging and protecting UAV’s in Iraq, to safely transporting and storing sensitive avionics, Pelican’s products are trusted to perform in harsh environments time and time again.
“Pelican manufactures its products to meet and exceed the needs of those who serve in harm’s way across the globe and I am proud to serve on the board of an organization whose mission so closely mirrors ours,” said Finemore. “We look forward to advancing the WPRC’s mission to provide superior tactical and operational gear, and a higher standard of military equipment.”
As Board Treasurer, Finemore will oversee funding and financial management for the WPRC. The coalition was founded to create a unified voice of advocacy for the tactical and operational equipment needs of the warfighter. The organization is committed to ensuring that American service members train and fight with superior gear now and in the future. The current WPRC membership includes 29 companies.
Finemore currently serves as VP of Government Sales, where he is responsible for leading the Pelican Government sales team, advancing new business and strengthening the company’s relationship with all branches of the armed services.
About Pelican Products, Inc.
Pelican Products, Inc. is the global leader in design and manufacture of both high-performance case solutions and advanced portable lighting systems. Their products are used by professionals in the most demanding markets including firefighters, police, defense / military, aerospace, entertainment, industrial and consumer. Pelican products are designed and built to last a lifetime. The company operates in 12 countries, with 22 offices and five manufacturing facilities across the globe. For more information, visit www.Pelican.com or www.behrmancap.com.
About the Warrior Protection and Readiness Coalition
The Warrior Protection & Readiness Coalition (WPRC) was founded to create a unified voice of advocacy for the tactical and operational equipment needs of the warfighter. The WPRC is committed to ensuring that American service members train and fight with superior gear now and in the future. For more information visit www.warriorprotection.net