Vice President of International Business
As Vice President of International Business, Scott Ermeti's responsibilities include leading Pelican's development of global business strategies, international sales and new business initiatives, in addition to being responsible for the leading the company's Sales/Manufacturing/Distribution subsidiaries in Europe, the Middle East, Canada, Japan, China, South Korea, India and Latin America.
Most recently he served as Pelican's Vice President of Worldwide Marketing and International Business. Prior to that he was Managing Director and Vice President of Pelican's European Operations (Peli Products – Barcelona, Spain) where he established the company, led it to record sales and profits each year and built a powerful brand in more than 40 countries.
Ermeti began his career at Pelican as the National Sales Manager for the Industrial Division and was later appointed Director of Sales. In each position he led the company to record sales year after year.
Scott Ermeti was recently appointed by United States Secretary of Commerce, Gary Locke as a member of the Industry Trade Advisory Committee on Aerospace Equipment (ITAC 1). The ITAC 1 is comprised of representatives from a broad cross-section of the aerospace sector which includes trade associations as well as aviation vehicle and equipment manufacturers. Its mission is to advise the Department of Commerce and the United States Trade Representative on international trade policy and other related matters.
Ermeti earned his Masters in Business Administration from the University of Chicago and his Bachelor's Degree from Indiana University (Bloomington, IN).
About Pelican Products, Inc.
Pelican Products, Inc. is the global leader in the design and manufacture of both high-performance protective case solutions and advanced portable lighting systems. Their products are used by professionals in the most demanding markets including fire safety, law enforcement, defense / military, aerospace, entertainment, industrial and consumer. Pelican products are designed and built to last a lifetime. The company operates in 19 countries, with 27 offices and six manufacturing facilities across the globe. For more information, visit www.Pelican.com or www.behrmancap.com.