Tripp Lite Appoints Ileana Fiore Regional Manager Of South America's 'Southern Cone'

Dec 15, 1998, 00:00 ET from Tripp Lite

    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 (

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