FRIDAY, JANUARY 11, 2019   ■   NEWS

Suggs-Nicholas-Shea Managing Eastern Consumer Sales for PepperBall

Lake Forest, Ill. —United Tactical Systems, LLC is pleased to announce that manufacturers rep group Suggs-Nicholas-Shea, Inc. will manage consumer sales for PepperBall® products and brands, including the LifeLite™ and TCP launching platforms, accessories and projectiles, throughout the eastern U.S.

“We are extremely pleased to have Suggs-Nicholas-Shea join our team,” said Kyle Tengwall, General Manager, Consumer Division of PepperBall®. “They have been servicing the outdoor industry for over forty years, and we can do nothing but benefit from that expertise. Their track record speaks for itself, and will be an asset to growing our business in the East.”

With over forty years experience at all levels of the outdoor recreation industry, Suggs-Nicholas-Shea provides services and invaluable manufacturer representation throughout the twenty-one eastern states. Their sales organization is comprised of eight experienced professional salesmen and two administrative personnel.

“We are very excited to represent the PepperBall® and LifeLite™ non-lethal personal protection brands,” said Ray Goeke, Principal of Suggs-Nicholas-Shea. “We look forward to a long and prosperous partnership.”

About PepperBall®
The PepperBall® system originated in a 1996 DARPA program. PepperBall® projectiles are precision-manufactured with a proprietary outer shell and live active irritant compound engineered to burst on impact into a temporarily incapacitating cloud with no permanent effects. PepperBall® products are used by thousands of agencies across the U.S. and around the world and offer a true non-lethal alternative with an unsurpassed safety record over thousands of incidents spanning 20 years. The company delivers professional certified training for users, instructors and armorers. PepperBall® engages with military agencies, law enforcement, and Tier One defense industry and security partners to continue evolving safe, versatile, effective variants for non-lethal solutions and missions. PepperBall® is a registered trademark of United Tactical Systems LLC, exclusive manufacturer and worldwide supplier of genuine PepperBall® products.

For more information about PepperBall and it’s complete line of products, visit, and to learn more about PepperBall’s LifeLite™ launcher, visit

Media Contacts:

Kyle Tengwall
United Tactical System/GM Consumer Division of PepperBall®
260-478-2500 Ext. 254

Jonathan Harling
Gray Loon Marketing Group

Sarah Smith Barnum
Gray Loon Marketing Group