April 11, 2007 -- Liberty Wire & Cable, a global supplier of wire and cable products for the audio/video trade, has announced the appointment of John D. Dace as the company's new vice president of sales.
According to a press release, Dace brings to Liberty 18 years of experience in building and leading sales operations for world-class, market-leading companies. Before joining Liberty, he served as director of commercial sales for Chief Manufacturing, where he was responsible for three sales divisions with 35 percent growth, year over year.
"We're pleased to welcome John as Liberty's new vice president of sales," says Liberty president Andy Bergdoll. "His skills and industry experience with technology-driven companies will enable us to strengthen our efforts and continue to maximize our profitability. John has a proven record in building sales in an efficient, targeted manner."
Prior to his position at Chief, Dace served as national sales manager at 3M Company, and as regional sales manager at Nalco Chemical, where he was promoted several times for outstanding performance.
Dace's career began with his obtaining a BS in Applied Science/Engineering at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, followed by his commission and service as a naval flight officer for the U.S. Marine Corps.