Brenda brings 21 years of experience in the Protective Apparel Industry both in the Canadian and US markets. She has 17 years with 3 major market leaders including, Bulwark Protective Apparel, DIFCO Performance Fabrics and Consoltex Inc. She is presently based out of Houston, Texas and is the US business Manager for materials that Davey Textile Solutions (USA) Inc. distributes to the Protective Apparel Industry. This includes 3M™ Scotchlite™ Retro-Reflective Materials, Converted 3M™Scotchlite™ Retro-Reflective Materials and other protective textiles. Brenda’s reputation of great integrity and customer service fits well with Davey Textile Solutions (USA) Inc.
Her career in this industry began with Bulwark Protective Apparel, as Marketing Manager for the Houston location. Managed new customer and product development, lead generation, market research; organized and coordinated both domestic and international trade shows and logistics; coordinated advertising and promotion; liaison to customers, prospects, suppliers, competitors and industry associations.
She continued her career with DIFCO and Consoltex Textile Mills as Account Executive, Protective Fabrics – North America, responsible for sales and business development of protective fabrics to targeted customers and prospects to achieve sales forecast and other key objectives. Primarily focusing on Petrochemical & Electrical Utility markets through garment manufactures and industrial laundries. Key customers included Cintas, Workrite, VF, DuPont and Actionwear.