As an authorized Philips distributor, this new partnership will allow emergency responders and personnel access to these life-saving devices in more counties, departments, and districts than ever before.

"We are very excited to be partnering with an industry leader such as Philips," stated Bryan Holliday, Vice President Sales and Marketing for Life-Assist.

"The innovation, technology, and quality that Philips AEDs bring to the table are the perfect match for the life-saving responders we support at Life-Assist," Holliday said.

Life-Assist, Inc. is one of the nation's largest privately owned distributors of emergency medical supplies and equipment for the first responder, paramedic and EMT.

In business since 1977, the mission is to provide friendly, helpful customer service, a knowledgeable and responsive sales staff, competitive pricing, and timely delivery.