East Penn Manufacturing Inc, Co. recently announced the promotion of David Byrne, CPA, to the Director of Finance and Accounting.
Mr. Byrne will be responsible for the financial and accounting activities of East Penn including accounts payable, payroll, credit and collections, accounts receivable, financial statement preparation, accounting and system control, banking and insurance.
Mr. Byrne joined East Penn in 1987 as an Internal Auditor. In 1997, he was promoted to his most recent position of Corporate Controller. Mr. Byrne received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from York College of Pennsylvania, and is a member of the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
East Penn is a leading manufacturer of high quality lead-acid batteries and accessories for the automotive, industrial, marine, telecommunications, commercial, and stationary markets. The company’s quality systems for its entire 480-acre complex have been certified to ISO 9001:2000 and ISO/TS 16949:2002 requirements. The company’s Wire and Cable division has been certified to ISO 14001 Environmental Management System requirements. The company claims to have the largest, most modern single-site manufacturing facility in the world. For more information contact East Penn Manufacturing Co., Inc., Lyon Station, PA 19536 or visit the company’s web site at www.dekabatteries.com