Cannon Safe Hires Yeates as Vice President of Research and Development

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Las Vegas, Nev. – -( Cannon Safe Inc. is pleased to announce that Eric Yeates has been hired as Vice President of Research and Development.

Yeates will lead collaboration between Cannon Safe’s product development and engineering team to generate new product lines and expand product performance.

“Cannon Safe has always been a leadership-focused company and is constantly working to make sure that we have proven, focused and effective leaders and innovators ready to deliver consumers top-notch home safety products,” said Steve Hoffa, president of Cannon Safe.

“Without a doubt, Eric is ready for this role and, with Cannon Safe’s product expansion efforts already underway, now is definitely the time.”

Eric Yeates
Eric Yeates

With over 20 years experience in product research and development, patent and manufacturing process, and sourcing in domestic and global markets, Yeates understands that Cannon Safe’s reputation for gold-standard home safe products is the company’s greatest strength.

Yeates will oversee process and development engineers to assure Cannon Safe products are designed and build as efficiently as possible for the company as well as the consumer.

Founded in 1965, Cannon Safe is the most trusted name in protection and the leader in home safe design and technology. Cannon Safe is committed to making sure every household has a way of protecting its valuables and to keep firearms secured. Designed to be part of everyday life, Cannon Safe products offer ultimate protection from fire, natural disasters and theft. Cannon Safe is the only safe company to offer free parts, free labor and free freight for safes damaged by burglary, natural flood or fire for the lifetime of the safe. For more information, visit