Protective Industrial Products, Inc. (“PIP®”), a global leader in the personal protective equipment (“PPE”) markets for the industrial, construction and retail channels, proudly announces the appointment of a new President, Curt Holtz. Curt will join PIP® on Tuesday, September 13, to oversee the company’s five business units: North American Industrial, North American Retail, EMEA, APAC and Asian Exports.
Curt has extensive experience in the workwear and apparel industry. He comes to PIP® from VF Corporation, where Curt recently led VF Corporation’s Global Workwear business as Executive Vice President and Group President. Curt managed significant M&A transactions with notable brands such as Nautica, Wrangler, Timberland and Dickie’s.
“This is an exciting time for PIP®,” explained Joe Milot, co-founder of PIP®, who continues as CEO. He added, “Our phenomenal growth has made it necessary to bring new leadership strength to our team. Those in the industry know Curt Holtz has a proven track record, an impeccable reputation and the experience to lead global growth.”
Curt will be based out of the Latham, NY office and will report directly to Joe Milot, CEO. For more information, please email [email protected]