It is with great pleasure that Protective Industrial Products, Inc. (PIP) welcomes Anne Gardner-Davis into its family. Anne is an experienced, well-rounded, high-caliber sales executive and we are proud to have her amongst our ranks.

Driven by growth and fueled by our partner-distributors, PIP is adding dynamic people to our team to nurture relationships that will help our customers achieve their objectives. “Anne is just the person to do this,” comments Robin Roberts, Senior Vice-President of Sales at PIP. “She’s handled almost every facet of distribution and has tremendous experience in safety and hand protection. What more can I say?”  Robin’s comments are echoed by Joe Milot, President and Co-founder of PIP, “We’ve developed some very coveted relationships with key accounts. Anne is just the person we need to continue to grow with them.”

Anne comes to PIP with a wealth of experience that spans from her most recent job as a sales executive with a renowned global industrial distributor to that of senior manager in the roles of Sales, Marketing and Product Development within the hand protection and personal protective equipment sectors. Anne’s experience is well-anchored to a strong academic background which includes a Bachelor of Business Administration from Oregon State University and a Master of Business Administration from Baker College Center for Graduate Studies.

Anne will be starting PIP on Monday, February 10th, 2014 as National Account Manager – Industrial, handling key accounts.  She will report directly to Robin Roberts.  As of February 10th, she can be contacted via email at

Protective Industrial Products, Inc. is one of the leading suppliers of Hand Protection and Personal Protective Equipment to industrial distributors globally. PIP's mantra is “Bringing the Best of the World to You®” by providing the highest value safety products available to workers in the Industrial, Construction and Electrical channels. 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 For additional information please contact Anthony Di Giovanni, 518-595-1234.