PIP is pleased to announce the addition of David Wilkes as Regional Sales Manager. David joins PIP with over 20 years of experience in the safety industry with a proven track record at both the manufacturer and distributor levels. His ability, knowledge, and background will allow him to quickly transition into his new role at PIP, where he will manage the Michigan and Northern Ohio Region.

“David’s experience and professional skills will be a great addition to PIP’s Regional management team,” exclaims Mike Carducci, Vice President of Sales – East.

Shortly after graduating Eastern Michigan University with a degree in Industrial Distribution, David started his sales career at a safety distributor. Quickly becoming one of the company’s top producers, he was promoted to sales manager. Throughout his career David has established the ability to successfully build strong customer relationships and demonstrates value through a solutions-based sales approach.

David Wilkes can be reached at Dwilkes@pipusa.com.

Protective Industrial Products, Inc. (PIP) is a leading supplier of Hand Protection and Personal Protective Equipment to wholesalers and distributors worldwide. PIP's mission statement of “Bringing the Best of the World to You®” is fulfilled every day by providing users with best-in-class personal protective equipment. PIP strengthens its value proposition by also offering its products in the most efficient and flexible manner while building long-term relationships with its distributors. Additional information about PIP is available at www.pipusa.com or by contacting Anthony Di Giovanni, Vice President Global Marketing, 518-595-1234.