DANBURY, Conn. -- Tasker Products Corp. has announced that Lanny R. Dacus has joined the company as president, assuming the position from Richard Falcone who will remain as chairman and CEO, and as a member of its board of directors.

Dacus is well known for his role in the development and growth of Enterprise Rent-A-Car, where he worked for 26 years and retired as president of the company's New York group in 1996.

Dacus was instrumental in growing Enterprise-Rent-A-Car from the original five office operation in Missouri, when he joined in 1971. His role in the success of Enterprise is captured in the book "Exceeding Expectations - The Enterprise Rent-A-Car Story," by Stan Burns, in which a chapter is dedicated to Dacus' contribution to the company.

Tasker is a manufacturer, distributor and marketer of eco-chemistry products with various applications that use the pHarlo technology. The pHarlo technology utilizes a highly charged and acidified, yet stable and safe, solution that enables copper sulfate, a compound with bacteriostatic properties, to remain active throughout a wide range of pH values. The Company currently markets Close Call(R), an oral hygiene breath drink, and Unifresh(R) Footbath, a grooming aid product for dairy cows, Pacific Blue(TM) Seafood Spray, an antibacterial spray for retail seafood counters and Tasker Blue(R), an antibacterial solution for use in processing poultry. Tasker Products Corp. is headquartered in Danbury, Conn.

SOURCE: Tasker Products Corp. via PR Newswire.