14 February 2019: East Penn announced on 4 February it had promoted Peter Stanislawczyk, group vice president of sales – private & proprietary brands and diversified products, to vice president of automotive sales.
Stanislawczyk has been with East Penn since 1992, beginning as sales trainee, after graduating from the University of Delaware.
In his new job he will oversee all automotive sales segments, including original equipment and wire, cable and battery accessories.
East Penn has a reputation for long service among its employees, as well as two or three generations of one family working there.
Over 30% of the staff have more than 10 years’ service, and almost 1,000 have been there for more than 20 years, says the firm.