ROCKLEDGE, Fla., Feb. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- PLAD, Inc. (OTC Pink: PLAD) is pleased to announce that they have started out 2016 with sales exceeding company targets, are adding key personnel to their national sales channel, and have received their trademark from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for the characters "P.L.A.D.".
"We had a fantastic month in January with sales of our Pro-Lift LX exceeding our goals," stated Bobby Clark, Chief Executive Officer of PLAD, Inc. In January, PLAD established their presence in the state of Pennsylvania with two new customers, Cumberland Goodwill EMS and Meadville Ambulance, who learned about PLAD's Pro-Lift LX from EMSWorld Magazine and EMSWorld Expo, respectfully.
"We are thrilled to be represented in the state of Pennsylvania by two great companies and grateful to be selected to address their patient handling needs. Our marketing efforts through EMSWorld have been very successful and we look forward in building our market awareness through further advertisement with them and exhibiting at this year's EMSWorld Expo," added Mr. Clark.
To further increase PLAD's reach on a national scale, they are currently in the process of bringing on an industry expert as a sales representative in Texas who will cover the southwest region of the United States. In efforts to build upon their salesforce in Florida, PLAD is also bringing on a sales representative who currently works as a firefighter/paramedic and is well connected throughout the central and south Florida region.
"Our team has been working tirelessly to find the right individuals to represent our company on a national level," stated Mr. Clark. "One of our initiatives this year is to build our sales channel and I feel we are off to a great start with bringing in the right people to represent our product offerings."
In January, PLAD received their trademark for the characters "P.L.A.D.". "We are excited to have our trademark granted to us by the USPTO," stated Mr. Clark. "This solidifies our branding and the term P.L.A.D. as the name that signifies the standard in portable lift assist devices."
About PLAD, Inc.
PLAD's main mission is creating innovative patient lifting products that eliminate personnel injuries from patient handling. These portable lift assist devices are manufactured from the highest quality materials, are lightweight, compact, and portable, and able to safely lift patients in a variety of situations. PLAD strives to make the workplace environment for personnel involved with patient handling a safer place to be and a more comfortable experience for the patient.
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