Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age 56, was appointed Chairman and CEO in February 2022 and serves on the Board of Directors of Mace. He previously served as the Executive Chairman of the Board since April 2020 and was appointed as the Vice-Chairman of the Company’s Board in March 2018. Previously, Mr. Singh led and directed strategy at Roll-Kraft, a privately held manufacturing company, first as Executive Vice-President and then as President from July 2013 through March 2020. Over the course of his twenty-five-year career, Mr. Singh acquired expertise in increasing shareholder value by building better businesses alongside management teams. Mr. Singh was a Board Member and Chief Financial Officer from 2010-2013 at Maclellan Services, Inc. Prior to July 2010, Mr. Singh held Chief Financial Officer and financial leadership roles in private-equity owned portfolio companies and at divisions of Stanley Black and Decker and Newell-Rubbermaid. Mr. Singh currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Regional Brands, Inc., and on the Board of Directors of MAGNET and Entrepreneur’s EDGE. Mr. Singh has a both a Bachelors of Commerce from St. Xavier College, Kolkata, India and a MBA from Gannon University, Erie, PA.
Channel Sales Director
Dan attended Cleveland State University, graduating in 1994 with a 3.65 GPA and a degree in economics and international marketing. Dan graduated in only 3 years. After college, Dan has worked for several national and international companies, starting by calling on local distributors, dealers and garages. As his career grew, Dan moved on to calling on national and international customers first as a national account manager and later as sales director.
Dan speaks conversational Spanish and is working hard to become fully fluent. He is the father of the world’s greatest daughter and is a weekly volunteer with Habitat for Humanity and other local organizations. Dan is an avid, if mildly skilled golfer and woodworker.
Omnichannel Sales Manager
Edmund Gai has joined Mace as its Omnichannel Sales Manager effective July 1, 2022. Mr. Gai has over 25 years of successful sales and new business development experience that spans five continents in both business to business and retail channels. He has been with consumer products companies such as Henkel Corporation and IdeaStream Consumer Products and worked with major retailers such as Costco and Meijer. Mr. Gai is tasked with growing the company’s B2B and retail segments.
At just 17 years old, Edmund came to the U.S. as one of the original Lost Boys of Sudan seeking asylum from the war in his home country – with minimal English skills and no family support. Within just five years – driven by his own tenacity and pursuit of the American dream – Edmund graduated with his Bachelor of Science degree from John Carroll University in University Heights, Ohio.