Torrance, CA - June 12, 2013
Pelican Products, the global leader in the design and manufacture of both high-performance protective case solutions and advanced portable lighting systems, has appointed Scott Nicholson as Vice President of Worldwide Quality.
"Scott’s leadership represents a crucial part of Pelican’s brand – quality and reliability,” said John Padian, Chief Operating Officer, Pelican Products. “Without the high standards we set for our products, Pelican Products would not be the gold standard in protective case solutions and advanced lighting that it is today.”
As Vice President of Worldwide Quality, Scott Nicholson brings more than 20 years of industrial management experience. In his new role, he will lead and shape Pelican’s global quality assurance team while maintaining their legendarily tough product standards.
Prior to his promotion, Nicholson was Pelican’s Senior Director of Worldwide Quality and worked at the company for 10 years before that in various manufacturing engineering and quality management capacities. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Technology and Management Science from the University of Bradford in England and an MBA from Pepperdine University.
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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