COLUMBIA, S.C., March 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Electric Guard Dog, the #1 Theft Deterrent Service™, and the market leading supplier of electric security fences in the U.S., announced today the company has hired sales maven Ryan Blasko as Director of Sales, Midwest Region.
A native Hoosier, Blasko spent 10 years climbing the ranks of Boston Scientific. Promoted four times, he most recently served as a Regional Manager, converting the department's $19 million output into a whopping $39 million in only three years, a feat for which he was dubbed the top performing Region Manager in the Midwest. An equally adept sales trainer and mentor, Blasko also spent time training the company's representatives in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
In his new role with EGD, Ryan will assist with maximizing sales efforts within his assigned territory as well as take the lead in creating and reinforcing a world class sales training curriculum for the sales department.
VP of Marketing and Sales Michael Dorrington commented, "I've known Ryan for many years. He has an amazing history not only as a sales professional, but in building, coaching and mentoring other sales professionals as well. His knowledge, passion and expertise have been key in helping the companies he has worked with grow their business and develop their talent."
Blasko commented, "Electric Guard Dog is a huge opportunity for me both personally and professionally. Security is a growth industry, and within the industry, the company is uniquely poised for tremendous growth thanks to phenomenal leadership and a great service. I'm committed to helping foster, shape and mature the company into a billion dollar entity."
Blasko will work on national accounts, oversee a department of six, and reports directly to Dorrington.
About Electric Guard Dog
Headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina, Electric Guard Dog, the #1 Theft Deterrent Service™ in the U.S., is the market leader in electric security fences and perimeter security in the country. As a security partner for over 3,600 commercial and industrial locations across the U.S., the Company protects businesses from theft and provides a safer work environment for employees while reducing total security costs. For additional information, please visit www.electricguarddog.com.
For more information, contact Kathleen Hannon at [email protected], or via phone at (704) 425-8106.
SOURCE Electric Guard Dog