Air Force Sales Manager, James Warrick, brings 23 years of military experience to the DRIFIRE Military Sales Team
Online PR News – 25-July-2011 – – Chicago, IL,- DRIFIRE®, maker of Comfortable FR Wear®, continues to expand its Military Sales Team with the addition of James Warrick, a former Joint Base Police Operations Superintendent who recently retired from the Air Force after 23 years of service.
Warrick, who joined DRIFIRE as an Air Force Sales Manager in July, began his Air Force career in 1988, following in his father’s footsteps. A career Security Policeman, his posts included Langley AFB, VA; Rockville Air Force Station, Iceland; Sembach, Germany; Fort Dix and McGuire AFB, NJ; Beale AFB, CA; and finally Joint Base McGuire-Dix in Lakehurst, NJ. In this last position, Warrick served as the Operations Superintendent for McGuire Air Force base and was responsible for training, equipping, and ensuring the effectiveness of over 300 Airmen, Sailors, Civilian Police Officers, contractors, and civilian personnel assigned to his squadron.
“After so many years serving with the Air Force, I’m really excited to be able to join a company whose products help ensure the safety and comfort of our military troops,” said Warrick regarding his new role at DRIFIRE. “I already have friends and old colleagues asking me for our moisture-wicking, fast-drying tees,” concluded Warrick.
“We are thrilled to have James join our team,” said Steven Scheyer, CEO of Optimer Brands, the company that produces DRIFIRE products. “His prior experience working in the Air Force makes him uniquely qualified to understand the needs of our end-users and provide them with comfortable products that ensures their protection.”
Warrick will be based in New Jersey, where he resides with his wife and their three children.
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