Rasco FR Hires National Director to Lead its Expansion into Canada
Winnipeg, Canada – Rasco FR (http://www.rascofr.com) announced today that David Thomas has joined the company as its National Director of Canada. Thomas brings a wealth of experience to the position having spent the last twenty-two years serving as the President of Kel-Tek Safety Apparel where his leadership and vision were instrumental in growing Kel-Tek’s footprint in the safety apparel industry.
“David’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge makes him a key addition to the company,” said Tarek Shahla, Chief Operating Officer of Rasco FR. “We are excited to welcome him to the
Rasco FR family and look forward to seeing the great things that he will achieve. This will help expand our presence in the global community.” Thomas will be instrumental in directing Rasco FR’s growth in the Canadian market as well as contributing to the company’s overall success as a leader in workwear.
Thomas’s hire coincides with Rasco FR’s official launch into Canada and the establishment of its Winnipeg-based headquarters. Later this summer, the company will host a two-day grand opening event on June 2-3. Members of the Winnipeg community are invited to attend both day with Saturday, June 3 serving as a family-focused event.
When asked about the new position, Thomas stated that he “looked forward to serving as an executive of Rasco FR and directing the company’s expansion into Canada.”