Capital Safety , producers of fall protection equipment brands such as DBI-SALA, PROTECTA and UNILINE, has announced Joe Reimer as President of the Capital Safety Americas Region. Reimer has over 25 years of experience in the global personal protection equipment industry.
Within those 25 years, 15 of those years Reimer has been the President of the Fall Protection Division of Dalloz and Senior Vice President of the Height Safety Group within Sperian Protection and Honeywell. Reimer has also served as a board member on the International Safety Equipment Association, expanding the fall protection standards and strongly advocating for height safety.
“Joe’s background in fall protection and drive toward true globalisation makes him an ideal leader for the growth of the industry and our company,” says Anders Pettersson, CEO of Capital Safety.
“He joins Capital Safety on the heels of a record year, with some phenomenal opportunities ahead of us in 2011 and beyond. With Joe on our team, we will continue to strengthen our leadership position in the US, and Canada, and increase our aggressive expansion within Latin America.”