July 6, 2015
Steve Wagner joins FirePower Technology as Vice President of Worldwide Sales
CARLSBAD, CA, July 6, 2015 Firepower Technology, Inc., a provider of high-performance power supplies for demanding computing and gaming applications, today announced that Steve Wagner has joined FirePower Technology as the Vice President of Worldwide Sales effective July 6, 2015. Mr. Wagner was most recently the Rocky Mountain Sales Manager at Gibraltar Industries an industrial steel producer. For the past two years Mr. Wagner has led strategic initiatives to increase regional sales and market share for Gibraltar.
Lawrence Firestone, FirePower Technology’s President and CEO stated, “I am excited to have the opportunity to work with Steve Wagner again, as he has joined the FirePower team to lead the selling efforts at FirePower. His experience and leadership will be a valuable asset to the FirePower team, and we will leverage his talents as we continue to grow.
Prior to joining FirePower, Mr. Wagner also served as Vice President of Sales for Qualstar, a worldwide leader in tape libraries focused on data storage solutions. From 2002 to 2012 Mr. Wagner held multiple executive positions with Whitewater West industries, the world leader in water park development concluding his tenure as Vice President of Asian sales. Mr. Wagner served as Vice President of sales at Aegis Analytical Corp., a young software company targeting regulated pharmaceutical companies. Previously, he spearheaded the automation of products sales for ABB, a $27 billion technology company operating in 180 countries. Mr. Wagner has also held sales and management positions with MiniScribe, Burnup & Sims Cable Group and General Instrument Corp.
Mr. Wagner holds an MBA in international business from George Washington University and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Denver.
About FirePower Technology, Inc.
FirePower Technology, headquartered in Carlsbad, California, is a leading provider of high-performance power supplies for demanding computer, gaming, and industrial markets. In February 2014, FirePower Technology acquired the former power supply division of OCZ Technology Group, Inc., allowing the company to market and sell power supplies to the growing high-end computer gaming and industrial workstation markets. As the producer of the award-winning PC Power & Cooling® power supplies with a 30 year heritage, including Turbo Cool® and Silencer® MK III, as well as the ZS, ZX, ZT, ModXStream, CoreXStream and Fatal1ty® brands all formerly sold by OCZ, and the FirePower branded Bayonet server series of power supplies. FirePower Technology offers a full spectrum of high efficiency, extremely quiet and cool-running power supplies. FirePower sells its products through various online retailers, distributers and direct from FirePower. For more information about our products and sales channels and where our products can be purchased, visit our website at www.firepower-technology.com.