Dan Langdon Inducted Into Federated Vendor Hall of Fame

Dan Langdon Inducted Into Federated Vendor Hall of Fame

As president of East Penn Manufacturing, Langdon oversees the daily sales, marketing and financial functions of the privately held company that operates the largest, single-site lead-acid battery facility in the world.

STAUNTON, Va. — East Penn Manufacturing President Dan Langdon has been inducted into the Federated Auto Parts Vendor Hall of Fame.

Left to right: Bo Fisher, chairman, Federated Auto Parts and Dan Langdon, president, East Penn Manufacturing“Dan Langdon has been a dedicated partner to the Federated organization for many years and it is only fitting that he be inducted into the Federated Vendor Hall of Fame,” said Larry Pavey, president of Federated Auto Parts. “The vendor hall of fame recognizes individuals who go above and beyond their normal duties to personally help our group improve and thrive. Dan has displayed a real commitment to helping the Federated membership succeed and we congratulate him on this special recognition.”

As president of East Penn Manufacturing, Langdon oversees the daily sales, marketing and financial functions of the privately held company that operates the largest, single-site lead-acid battery facility in the world. East Penn has more than 8,000 employees globally and 90 warehouses and distribution centers across North America. Since assuming the role of president in 1994, Langdon has upheld a long-standing, deeply enriched company culture of intrinsic quality, organization-wide integrity, innovative sustainability, industry leadership and community outreach.

The Federated Vendor Hall of Fame recognizes one individual each year who demonstrates dedication to excellence, helping make a difference for Federated and its members. For a list of recent inductees, visit http://www.federatedautoparts.com/HallOfFame.aspx.

 

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