Coatesville, PA, October 23, 2008 - James A. Witmer, Founder and CEO is pleased to announce that Witmer Public Safety Group, Inc. has been recognized number 49 of the one hundred fastest growing, privately held companies in the Philadelphia region. This marks the fourth year in a row that the Witmer Public Safety Group, Inc. has been honored at this prestigious event.
Witmer Public Safety Group, Inc. is one of the nation's leading multi-channel public safety equipment and supply distributors providing top quality equipment, training, service and support throughout the mid-Atlantic region and across the country. Today, their staff of more than 160 people including firefighters, law enforcement professionals, EMS and EMT personnel - each bringing their experience to the company and their customers. The staff understands the unique needs of public safety professionals; they know their products and educate their customers, allowing each customer to make the right decision for their specific application. Witmer Public Safety Group, Inc. continues to exceed customer expectations by delivering quality products at competitive prices with uncompromising service.
The explosive growth of Witmer Public Safety Group began with the launch of one of the first e-commerce websites in the industry. Since the 1996 debut of HelmetPartsSource.com, Witmer Public Safety Group has re-written how to sell to public safety professionals. Today their two websites; TheFireStore.com and OfficerStore.com, offer an ever-expanding gateway to thousands of items of specialized equipment and supplies from the biggest and most respected names in the industry. Witmer Public Safety Group continues to invest in both technology and human resources that deliver the best shopping experience to the public safety industry.
This year marked the 20th anniversary of The Philadelphia 100® - an annual program conducted by the Entrepreneurs' Forum of Greater Philadelphia, Philadelphia Business Journal and Wharton Small Business Development Center. For more information about Witmer Public Safety Group, Inc., please contact James W. Witmer, Marketing Manager at 610-857-8070. For more information about the Philadelphia 100®, please visit the website at www.Philadelphia100.com.