Mace Security announced two new outside sales pros

SSN Staff  - 
Sunday, March 1, 2009

Mace Security International, Inc. on March 23 announced the hiring of two new outside sales professionals to represent the western and eastern regions of the United States. At the Company’s Annual Meeting of Stockholders in December 2008, Mace’s CEO and President, Dennis Raefield, announced the Company’s growth strategy for 2009. As part of the growth strategy for the Company’s Security Sector, Mr. Raefield stated that Mace’s plan to increase top line revenue included expansion into new sales channels including: catalog distributors and large accounts. The hiring of these two accomplished sales professionals is another step towards executing this plan. Doug LaVenture has been hired to be Mace’s western regional sales manager. LaVenture has over 14 years of sales experience in the financial services and security industries. LaVenture has a successful track record in high level sales with Wells Fargo, Merrill Lynch, Ingersoll Rand and Honeywell. Bruce Springle has been hired to be Mace’s eastern regional sales manager. Springle has over 20 years of sales experience in the electronics and security industries.