EDEN, NC—KDH Defense Systems, Inc. (KDH); a leading manufacturer of American-Made custom body armor solutions for military, law enforcement, federal agencies, and corrections; announced today that it has been selected to provide concealable body armor to the City of San Francisco. Through a two year contract with Galls, LLC, KDH will provide not only the concealable armor but also advanced special threat polyethylene plates. Both San Francisco City Police and the County Sheriff’s Department will wear the new KDH armor.
Dave Herbener, President and Chief Executive Officer for KDH commented, “KDH is proud to add the City of San Francisco to its growing list of Top Agency Customers. We are proud to protect the officers of San Francisco whose motto is, “Oro en paz, fierro en guerra,” which is Spanish for “Gold in peace, iron in war ”. As a business KDH aspires to this motto every day in the products we design and build.”
Eden, NC – KDH Defense Systems, Inc. (KDH), a leading manufacturer of American-made custom body armor solutions for military, law enforcement federal agencies welcomes Gary Mlynarski as he steps into KDH, assuming the role of managing and strengthening customer relationships and working to develop new business opportunities. Mlynarski’s combined experience spans decades. As a Veteran of the United States Coast guard and experienced salesperson, Gary’s background compounds over 20 years of sales in the industry with experience in the field. During his active duty time in the Coast Guard, Mlynarski worked drug interdiction and maritime law enforcement, earning numerous awards and unit citations, serving in locations spanning the globe. Later he pushed to build the start-up company Officers Only, bringing new ideas and products to the market.
KDH Defense Inc. has announced that Steve Phillips has joined the company as Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Julie Kiselica joined as Regional Sales Manager
EDEN, N.C., – KDH Defense Inc. has announced that Steve Phillips has joined the company as Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Julie Kiselica joined as Regional Sales Manager. Phillips will assume the role of managing and strengthening existing customer relationships while working to develop new business opportunities. As VP of Sales and Marketing, his responsibilities will include managing domestic law enforcement, handling distributor partner relations, and establishing appropriate strategies that maximize sales growth for KDH products. Phillips has worked in sales and management since 1979. His background includes building start-up companies and exceeding revenue goals and management objectives at established organizations.
KDH Defense Systems graciously acknowledges the professional courtesies extended by the Arlington Texas SWAT Team (shown above/click to enlarge) and Cowboy’s Stadium for the generosity of their time and talents, as well as their hospitality during a recent photo shoot in Dallas. The team provided KDH Defense Systems with unprecedented access to Cowboy’s Stadium for a unique look at the highly specialized services they provide during home games at this impressive venue. The Arlington SWAT Team is outfitted with KDH’s ATPC-SPEAR System, one of the most advanced, feature-packed tactical vests on the market today.
The Arlington, Texas SWAT Team shown here inside Cowboy’s Stadium in Dallas, Texas. (Click on image to enlarge)
ABOUT KDH DEFENSE SYSTEMS, INC.
KDH Defense Systems, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of American-made custom body armor solutions for military, law enforcement and federal agencies. Headquartered in Eden, North Carolina, a region with a rich history in the U.S. textile industry, KDH Defense Systems’ ISO 9001 certified manufacturing facility currently consists of 139,000 square feet of armor cutting, sewing and ballistic design operations, as well as product development, sales and administration. The Eden facility resides in Rockingham County.