Torrance, CA - June 12, 2013
Pelican Products, a leading manufacturer of high-performance protective case solutions and advanced portable lighting systems, has appointed Michael Garcen as Product Manager - Consumer Electronics.
“Michael’s consumer electronics industry knowledge and experience will be essential components to Pelican rolling out interactive cutting edge protection for our customer’s portable electronic devices,” said Joe Baltronis, Vice President of Worldwide Marketing, Pelican Products.
Bringing nearly 10 years of product management, sales and marketing experience to his new role, Garcen will be responsible for the growth, management and oversight of Pelican’s consumer electronics case lines. In addition he will serve as the voice of Pelican’s customers while working directly with Pelican New Product Development, Marketing, Production, Quality Assurance and Sales to ensure successful product launches and a sustainable product roadmap.
Prior to joining Pelican, Garcen served in several product and sales management positions at companies such as Antec, Niveus Media, AVerMedia Information, Inc. and Missingremote.com. Most recently he held the role of Regional Product Manager – Mobility for Belkin, a leading portable electronics / computer accessory manufacturer.
Garcen holds a Bachelor’s Degree from University of California, San Diego in Communications.
Pelican Products, Inc. is a portfolio company of Behrman Capital, a private equity investment firm based in New York and San Francisco.
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, entertainment, industrial and consumer. Pelican™ products are designed and built to last a lifetime. The company operates in 21 countries, with 22 international sales offices and six manufacturing facilities around the globe. In Europe, the company does business under the name Peli Products, S.L.U. For more information, visit www.pelican.com or www.behrmancap.com.
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