Akron Brass Co. Expands Weldon Division Operations

Wooster, Ohio – August 17, 2007 – Due to continued business growth, Akron Brass has announced the addition of a 28,000 square facility in Columbus, Ohio for their Weldon Division.

Serving primarily as a distribution operation for material storage and shipping, this capacity will allow increased throughput to best service the many Weldon customers in the emergency response and pupil transportation markets.

In addition, Akron Brass announced the addition of Earl Williams as their new Operations Manager for the Weldon Division. Williams was previously employed in operations with a component suppler to the heavy truck industry.

For more information, contact Jay Johnson via telephone 800-228-1161, ext. 3530 or e-mail jjohnson@akronbrass.com

Acquired in 2005 and now a division of Akron Brass Co., Weldon is leading manufacturer of DOT lighting, warning lighting, and multiplexing for fire apparatus, ambulances, school buses, and other specialty vehicle markets worldwide.

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