Guardian names regional sales manager for Southeast USA

For the position of regional sales manager of its Glass Group in the Southeast Region, Guardian Industries Corp. has appointed Dan Wright, currently regional sales manager for the Central Region. In t…

For the position of regional sales manager of its Glass Group in the Southeast Region, Guardian Industries Corp. has appointed Dan Wright, currently regional sales manager for the Central Region. In this new position, Wright is responsible for all glass sales in the southeast region (Virginia, the Carolinas, Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Florida) and sales out of its Richburg, (South Carolina) Galax, (Virginia) and Ft. Lauderdale, (Florida) facilities. Wright began his sales career at Guardian in May 1995 at the Richburg float glass plant, and later moved to the DeWitt, Iowa plant during its start up in 1996 as a customer account manager. Wright graduated from the University of North Florida with a Bachelor of Science in finance. Guardian Industries Corp., based in Auburn Hills, Michigan, is a worldwide manufacturer of float glass and fabricated glass products for the commercial and residential construction industries. Guardian Automotive provides exterior systems to the global automotive industry and is a Tier 1 global automotive supplier. Guardian“s Building Products Group, headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina, includes a substantial fiberglass insulation manufacturing operation and has over 100 distribution centers and brokerage offices in the United States and Canada. Guardian, its subsidiaries and affiliates employ 19,000 people at facilities in North America, Europe, South America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East.