Gary Gray Joins Tri-Ed

Gray to serve as Western Regional Manager


Woodbury, New York -- May, 2007 - Tri-Ed Distribution is pleased to announce the appointment of industry veteran Gary Gray to Western Regional Manager. Gray, who has worked in the security industry for 30 years, brings a wealth of knowledge and spirit to the Tri-Ed team. His territory spans Washington, Oregon, Northern California, Southern California and Las Vegas.

Gary served the industry for 14 years as a Sales Manager for a security distribution company and later worked as a Director of National Accounts/ Distribution for a leading CCTV manufacturer.

"We're very proud to welcome Gary to the Tri-Ed team," says Chief Operating Officer Pat Comunale. "Gary understands our industry and is extremely responsive to the needs of our customers."

"I'm pleased to join Tri-Ed because its upper management has a proven track record within our industry," Gray points out. "I've seen firsthand that our branch personnel really know how to take care of our dealer partners, and truly believe that we need to earn their business. I am very proud to be on this team."

Tri-Ed has consistently served its customers and the life safety security sector longer than any other distributor in the industry. As North America's largest independent wholesale distributor of security and low voltage products, Tri-Ed offers customers a huge inventory of security products, personal customer service, ongoing technical systems support, and training. For more information, visit www.tri-ed.com.