SCOTT HEALTH AND SAFETY appointed Greg Pence regional manager of the Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C. territory. Dave Strohecker was named regional manager for southern California and Hawaii; and Kurt Dittman was named regional manager for Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio. The regional managers work with distributors in promoting and developing sales and service for Scott products. Dave Vangelov was appointed eastern zone field service specialist, responsible for providing technical assistance and conducting overhaul/field level training programs for Scott`s distributor and end-user customers. He will also work with all Scott authorized service centers and in-house repair stations to promote sales and service. Based in Monroe, North Carolina, Scott makes air-supplied and air-purifying respirators for the fire service.