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HALO LLC Hires New Vice President and COO

Posted on February 22, 2010

Halo LLC hires Chris Bates as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Chris brings 30 years Sales and Operations experience in the scaffolding and powered access industry to Halo. Chris most recently served as Director of National Accounts and Industrial Access for Spider, a division of SafeWorks LLC. In this position Chris was focusing on growing relationships with top facility owners, general contractors and industrial specialty subcontractors. Throughout his eighteen years with Spider, Chris held many positions. He has had responsibility for 11 of Spider’s 24 branch operations over the past decade – some of which he green-fielded.

“Halo is always striving to build a team of the most talented employees to ensure our customers receive exceptional customer service.  Chris brings a wealth of knowledge and understands what it will take to help Halo move forward into the future” said Ken Ragusa, Halo President and Owner. “At Halo our primary goal is to keep Life First and Chris will be instrumental in achieving that goal.”
Halo is the premier supplier of wire rope and industrial supplies to the marine industry; and offers testing, inspection, and training services to keep LIFE FIRST.

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