CHICAGO, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Tripp Lite, a world leader in the manufacture of power protection equipment, today appointed Ms. Ileana Fiore as Regional Manager of South America's "Southern Cone," including Argentina, Chile, Peru, Uruguay, Paraguay and Bolivia. Ms. Fiore's appointment amplifies Tripp Lite's commitment to exceed expectations of service and quality in the South American market. As Regional Manager, Ms. Fiore's priorities are to work with her Territory Sales Managers in executing her market penetration strategy, build strong partnerships with Tripp Lite distributors, recruit new resellers, and educate local corporations on the need for power protection. Ms. Fiore, based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, will report to Sam Atassi, Tripp Lite's Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean. "We're very excited to have Ileana on board," stated Mr. Atassi. "She comes to us with a strong background in power protection. Her breadth of experience in our industry makes her a great asset to our South American resellers and distributors." Before joining Tripp Lite, Ms. Fiore was employed by Brazilian UPS manufacturer Engeltron. Ms. Fiore coordinated imports of Engeltron products to Argentina, and conducted market research of South American markets. Her expertise in these areas is well suited to her new duties at Tripp Lite. Founded in 1922, Tripp Lite has built a solid reputation for reliability and innovation in power protection solutions. Tripp Lite has committed itself to serving the global marketplace and maintains fully staffed offices worldwide. Additional information, including a list of Tripp Lite's sales offices and authorized reseller partners, can be found by calling Tripp Lite's Argentina Office at +54(1)717-3464 or +54(l)833-4653 or by visiting Tripp Lite's web site (www.tripplite.com).
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