Jim Baren Past President of the National Association of Information Destruction Joins Gilmore Services

Pensacola, FL – The panhandle’s moving, information storage, imaging, security and destruction leader, Gilmore Services, adds industry veteran Jim Beran to the team.

The leading information storage, imaging, secure document destruction Company in the panhandle, Gilmore Services, has named Jim Beran, former Director of Business Development at a large privately held information destruction company in Minneapolis/St. Paul, and past president of the international trade association NAID (National Association of Information Destruction), as its’ new Director of Sales & Marketing.

Beran spent the past 17 years working his way from account executive to Director of Business Development, building the company into one of the largest privately held information destruction companies in the industry. “Jim established the legacy at Shred Right of uncompromising security and unwavering customer service,” said Don Drapeau, President of Shred Right.

Beran has served on the Board of Directors of the international trade association NAID, including serving as its’ President in 2010. While serving as President for NAID, Beran visited nearly every continent over the a 36 month period speaking, listening and meeting with industry leaders focused on the development and progress of the information destruction and records management services around the world. “NAID has been very fortunate to have someone of Jim’s integrity, intelligence and compassion to lead it through a period of great change and expansion.” Bob Johnson, CEO of NAID said. Johnson goes on to say, “the association and the industry are better specifically due to his involvement on the board of directors over the past years.”

February 1, 2013, Beran will join Gilmore Services full-time as Director of Sales & Marketing. “Gilmore’s systems, technology and customer service is second to none,” said Jim Beran. “I’ve been in the industry for nearly 17 years, and there’s no firm better in the panhandle than Gilmore Services. They’ve taken integrity and protection of private and corporate information to the highest level. I was so impressed when I met them, I couldn’t wait to come aboard. Gilmore Services is leading the industry. I am thrilled to be joining such a dynamic, thriving, and family oriented company.”
Beran will be working with Jacob & Lucas Gilmore at Gilmore Service. “We hire experience and passion. Like Jim, we believe in uncompromising security and unwavering customer service. Jim embodies this with his dedication to colleagues, clients, and to our industry; this aligns completely with our company values.” said Ronnie Gilmore, President of Gilmore Services.

About Gilmore Services:
For more than 50 years, Gilmore Services has been entrusted by thousands of organizations who choose to use our storage facilities as well as our shredding and imaging services. We know we have enjoyed this good fortune only because of our proud history and philosophy of an uncompromising commitment to the highest possible levels of integrity and customer service. That promise of trust, care, and concern for each client’s needs continues today as a cornerstone of our company’s culture. http://www.gilmoreservices.com/

About NAID:
NAID® is the international trade association for companies providing information destruction services. Suppliers of products, equipment and services to destruction companies are also eligible for membership. NAID’s mission is to promote the information destruction industry and the standards and ethics of its member companies.