Syracuse, NY – SecureIt Tactical Inc., the global leader in military weapons storage and armory design, and the only company to build a gun storage system that meets the rigorous standards of the U.S. military for the consumer firearm market, is pleased to announce Brad Charles has joined the company as Logistics Manager.
“Brad comes to us with extensive experience optimizing supply chains and logistics for larger organizations such as PepsiCo and Pepperidge Farms, and we couldn’t be happier to have him on our team,” said Matt Krull, Director of Operations at SecureIt. “I am confident Brad will become an integral part of our ‘band of misfits,’ as he helps us navigate the ever-changing supply chain waves for our business and customers.”
In this role, Charles will be responsible for scaling the supply chain and logistics initiatives for the company, establishing cost-effective shipping solutions, fostering partnerships with vendors and third-party carriers, and creating more efficient inventory reporting and order accuracy.
Charles brings thirty years of experience in supply chain operations to SecureIt, most notably managing the Network Optimization team for Pepsi Bottling Group’s sixty plants and 350 warehouses. He also opened the first distribution center for Pepperidge Farm and led the transportation tendering and procurement process for Hankook Tire America.
“I’ve had the privilege of working in supply chain management for a variety of Fortune 500 companies, but when I met the SecureIt team I knew this company was special,” said Charles. “Not only does it have an incredible culture, but the work we’re doing to make residential gun storage safer and more efficient makes me proud to work here.”
Charles holds a bachelor’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Northwestern University, and currently lives in Nashville, Tennessee with his family, two cats, and a dog.
About SecureIt Tactical Inc.
SecureIt Tactical Inc. is disrupting the firearm storage industry, challenging the way America thinks about gun storage, safety, and home defense. Founded in 2001 as a Department of Defense contractor, SecureIt is now the global leader in military weapons storage and armory design, and the only company to build a gun storage system that meets the rigorous standards of the U.S. military for the consumer firearm market.
While traditional gun storage companies have lost touch with the core fundamental principle to secure firearms, SecureIt has spent more than two decades perfecting a line of innovative, customizable firearm storage systems and accessories. The company has also developed, in conjunction with the U.S. Army Special Forces, patented CradleGrid™ technology that gives gun owners the flexibility and freedom to design the system that works best for them.
SecureIt is headquartered in Syracuse, NY with a growing employee base and distribution centers across the country. To learn more about SecureIt’s consumer and military weapon storage systems, visit www.secureitgunstorage.com.