Wabash National Corporation Honors Associates at Second Annual Military Appreciation Event

Wabash National Corporation Honors Associates at Second Annual Military 
Appreciation Event 
Company Honors Veterans and Active Military Among Workforce 
LAFAYETTE, IN -- (Marketwired) -- 11/13/13 --  Wabash National
Corporation (NYSE: WNC) held its second annual event for active
military and veterans among its workforce on Sunday, Nov. 10. The
company recognized more than 300 Wabash National associates who have
served in a branch of the U.S. military. 
"As a proud American company, Wabash National Corporation appreciates
the sacrifices our military men and women, with the support of their
families, make to protect our freedoms," said Wabash National
Corporation President and Chief Executive Officer Dick Giromini. "We
are honored to have more than 300 military and veteran associates
across the country, and we proudly pay tribute to them on our new
Wall of Honor at the Ehrlich Innovation Center." 
The Wall of Honor is a permanent installation at the Ehrlich
Innovation Center that honors and recognizes all Wabash National
associates who have served, or are currently serving, in the
Special guests at the event included Lafayette Mayor Tony Roswarski;
retired Maj. Gen. Erika Steuterman, a 34-year Air Force veteran; Sgt.
1st Class Paul Sabol and Sgts. Matt Gregory and Melissa Gregory of
the Indiana National Guard; and retired Army veteran and Purple Heart
recipient Justin Howton, representing the Wounded Warrior Project.  
During the event, associates and guests assembled 250 care packages
for the Indiana Veterans' Home in Lafayette, which provides
independent living facilities and comprehensive care for veterans and
their spouses. In addition, the company presented a $5,000 donation
to the Lafayette Armory and U.S. Army Reserve Center.  
Wabash National supports a number of local and national organizations
and programs that assist military troops and their families, such as
the Wounded Warrior Project and the Honor Flight Network. The company
also works with several veterans organizations to recruit soldiers
returning from active duty. The training and leadership skills gained
through their military experience are ideal for positions at Wabash
National requiring leadership and strong inter-personal communication
skills, such as warehouse managemen
t, production supervising,
facilities management, transportation and logistics. To learn more
about current career opportunities, visit
About Wabash National Corporation 
 Headquartered in Lafayette, Ind.,
Wabash National Corporation (NYSE: WNC) is a diversified industrial
manufacturer and North America's leading producer of semi trailers
and liquid transportation systems. Established in 1985, the company
specializes in the design and production of dry freight vans,
refrigerated vans, platform trailers, intermodal equipment, liquid
tank trailers, frac tanks, engineered products, and composite
products. Wabash National's operations are largely organized under
three wholly owned subsidiaries: Transcraft Corporation, Walker Group
Holdings LLC and Wabash National Trailer Centers, Inc. Its innovative
products are sold under the following brand names: Wabash
National(R), Transcraft(R), Benson(R), DuraPlate(R), ArcticLite(R),
Walker Transport, Walker Stainless Equipment, Walker Defense Group,
Walker Barrier Systems, Walker Engineered Products, Brenner(R) Tank,
Beall (R), Garsite, Progress Tank, TST(R), Bulk Tank International
and Extract Technology(R). Visit www.wabashnational.com to learn
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Media Contact: 
Dana Stelsel
Corporate Communications Manager
(765) 771-5766
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