Just Say Yes - Meet the Chairman
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Just Say Yes

By Joanne Costin

Article Date: 02-01-2013
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AED 2013 Chairman Mike Quirk is known for saying ‘Yes’ to difficult jobs. Expect him to roll up his sleeves to enhance the value of your AED membership.

Mike Quirk has made a career out of saying yes; of taking on the jobs that most wouldn’t find desirable. And when asked to take the helm of AED in 2013, of course he said "yes." A realist, Quirk understands the equipment business is different than it was 15 years ago. "It is a different set of dynamics," said Quirk. "Challenges continue to grow. There is tremendous uncertainty." Yet as much as distributors need to have an eye on their businesses, Quirk is confident there is value in being part of AED.

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