Phil Gyori Appointed Pelican Products’ Group President
Published December 14, 2016, 12:00 AM PST
Torrance, CA -
Pelican Products, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance protective case solutions and advanced portable lighting systems, has appointed Phil Gyori as Group President.
Bringing several years of executive and management experience to the new role, Gyori will report to CEO, Lyndon Faulkner, and head all three Pelican divisions:
- Commercial / Government- delivering reliable Protective case solutions and advanced portable lighting tools to military, fire, law enforcement, aerospace and industrial professionals worldwide.
- Consumer Division- offering its diverse customer base a full line of protective cases, coolers, drinkware, luggage and advanced lighting systems for the adventurous lifestyle.
- Pelican BioThermal- providing the widest range of temperature-controlled, thermally-protected packaging and service solutions to the global life sciences industry.
“I’m confident Phil will bring significant experience and leadership to the Pelican team, further positioning the company for continued success,” said Lyndon Faulkner, CEO, Pelican Products.
With a proven track record of driving rapid business growth, Gyori has managed multi-million dollar budgets and has a rich background in marketing, business development and brand management. His expertise also extends to other cross-functional areas including sales, engineering, purchasing and overseas sourcing.
His resume boasts executive roles at Bushnell where he was personally responsible for a $400 million P&L and where he helped grow the business from $100 million to $600 million. Gyori has also served in executive posts at Nike, Quaker Oats Company and The Procter and Gamble Company and has experience working with private equity firms.
Gyori holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Stanford University and an MBA from The Wharton School of Business.
About Pelican Products
Pelican Products, Inc. is the global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance protective cases, temperature-controlled packaging solutions, advanced portable lighting systems and rugged gear for professionals and outdoor enthusiasts. Their products are used by professionals in the most demanding markets including fire safety, law enforcement, defense / military, aerospace, life sciences, industrial, entertainment, and in numerous outdoor markets. Pelican™ products are designed and built to last a lifetime. The company operates in 27 countries, with 23 international sales offices and eleven manufacturing facilities around the globe. In Europe, the company does business under the name Peli Products, S.LU. and the division which manufactures temperature-controlled packaging for the healthcare industry, does business worldwide under the brand Peli BioThermal. For more information, visit www.pelican.com.