Hopkins Manufacturing Announces New Sr. VP of Operations

EMPORIA, Kan. - Hopkins Manufacturing announces the addition of J. Scott Mosteller as Senior Vice President - Operations. Mosteller is responsible for supply chain, manufacturing and distribution operations for Hopkins Manufacturing, including those in Emporia, KS, Edgerton, KS, Miami, OK, Juarez, Mexico, Ningbo, China and Blenheim, Ontario. Mosteller is responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction, managing inventory investment and optimizing costs across the system.

Mosteller brings an exceptional background in operations to Hopkins Manufacturing, including experience in the automotive aftermarket Most recently, Mosteller was the Corporate Vice President of Supply Chain for Genuine Parts Company, a global leader in automotive, industrial and office products, including the NAPA distribution network. Prior to Genuine Parts Company, Mosteller owned a sourcing and distribution consulting firm and held a number of operational positions with The Russell Corporation, DeSoto Mills, Simpson Performance Products and Sara Lee.

About Hopkins Manufacturing (Booth 814)

Founded in 1953 and headquartered in Emporia, KS, Hopkins Manufacturing is recognized as the automotive and trailer industry leader in towing electrical products. In addition to Towing products, Hopkins Manufacturing designs, manufactures, markets and distributes a number of leading product lines, including: RhinoGear lifting aids, FloTool fluid handling solutions, BrakeBuddy supplemental braking systems, SubZero snow and ice tools, Carrand and AutoSpa everyday vehicle cleaning tools and accessories, Bell and GoGear interior accessories, nVision automotive electronic safety products, Juice Performance booster cables. Hopkins Manufacturing products are sold in all leading aftermarket retailers throughout North America.

For more information, please visit www.hopkinsmfg.com

Source: Hopkins Manufacturing Press Release