Solberg Appoints Sales Manager for Asia-Pacific Business Operation
Created on Tuesday, February 7, 2017 and posted in Industry News
The Solberg Company, the world’s foremost innovator of firefighting foam concentrates and systems hardware announced today the appointment of David Phoenix as Regional Sales Manager covering Western Australia, Northern Territory, Queensland, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.
Mr. Phoenix entered the fire protection business in 2002 serving in various sales, business development, product management and service capacities. David joins Solberg from Frontline Fire & Rescue Equipment (Perth, Australia) where he most recently served as manager of equipment and specialized vehicles.
Mr. Phoenix brings more than of 15 years’ experience in sales management and business development of fire protection products at the distribution level to Solberg. He has also been active in the fire service having served with both the SA County and Metropolitan Fire Services, and currently with the City of Wanneroo Fire Service as a volunteer firefighter. David is a graduate of the Australian College of Journalism and the Australian Institute of Management.
Solberg, the firefighting foam products division of Amerex Corporation is based in Green Bay, Wisconsin with operations in Bergen, Norway and Sydney, Australia. The company has been involved with the manufacture of firefighting foams since the mid-1970s. Solberg’s unique technology and foam systems hardware is preferred by customers in the aerospace, aviation, chemical, defense, energy, fire services, marine, mining, oil and gas, petrochemical, pharmaceutical, pipeline, solvent & coatings and utilities industries.
Solberg is an Amerex Corporation company. The company is a global one-stop resource for firefighting foam concentrates and custom-designed foam suppression systems hardware and accessories. Solberg offers environmentally sustainable fluorosurfactant and fluoropolymer-free foam concentrate products, an innovation in Class B firefighting foam and traditional firefighting foam concentrates. Solberg’s people and processes are committed to quality, service and safety along with environmental responsibility. This philosophy enables the company to flourish while delivering innovations and value. More information can be found at: www.solbergfoam.com