January 29, 2015 3:00 PM ET


Company Overview of Akron Brass Company

Company Overview

Akron Brass Company develops, manufactures, and markets life safety, firefighting, and emergency rescue equipment. It offers fire nozzles, firefighting monitors/water cannons, brass valves, emergency and fire scene lighting products, vehicle lighting products, vehicle multiplexing electrical systems, and cord reels. The company’s products are used in fire and rescue, bus and pupil transportation, defense and homeland security, petrochemical, de-icing, mining, equipment wash down, marine, and engineered solutions markets, as well as by commercial truck and emergency responder OEMs. It offers its products through distributors worldwide. The company was founded in 1918 and is based in Wooster, ...

343 Venture Boulevard

Wooster, OH 44691

United States

Founded in 1918





Key Executives for Akron Brass Company

Vice President of International Sales
Director of Marketing
Vice President of Weldon and Akron Brass Global Products
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Akron Brass Company Key Developments

Akron Brass Company Appoints David Durstine as Vice President of Weldon and Akron Brass Global Products

Akron Brass Company announced the appointment of David Durstine to the position of Vice President of Weldon and Akron Brass Global Products. Durstine, who most recently held the position of vice president of marketing, will oversee day-to-day operations, engineering and sales of the Columbus, Ohio, manufacturing facility. Joining the company in 2001, Durstine will continue to have global product line responsibility across all Akron Brass brands along with his new role.

Akron Brass Appoints Sean Tillinghast as President

Akron Brass announced the appointment of Sean Tillinghast to the role of president. Sean has spent the last 17 years with Weldon and will now report directly to Laurence Bain. Sean Tillinghast, who is currently vice-president of Weldon.

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