Product Protection Solutions (PPS) announced the appointment of Tom Vecchiarelli as its vice president of sales. Previously, Vecchiarelli served as director of loss prevention for U.S. Security Associates where he supervised operations of the organization’s loss prevention associates. He managed relationships with retail clients to ensure their expectations were not only met but exceeded. Vecchiarelli was also responsible for establishing new accounts and launched many initiatives within the loss prevention department.
“Tom Vecchiarelli brings with him decades of experience developing and enforcing effective loss prevention programs for high-end, big box, and national retailers,” said Chis Cox, CEO of PPS. “He’s joining the PPS team with both retail and solution provider experience, making him perfectly suited to provide exceptional value to PPS and our retail customers.”
Prior to joining U.S. Security Associates, Vecchiarelli served in the retail loss prevention field as corporate loss prevention director for Forever 21 and as district LP manager for Kmart/Sears Essentials.
“I am excited to join the leading provider of shrink-prevention solutions,” said Vecchiarelli. “Throughout my career, I have developed fresh, innovative programs for retailers to reduce shrink and improve profits. With PPS being a premier, innovative solutions provider known for creating custom solutions for their customers’ challenges, I am confident I can help PPS continue on their current trajectory.”